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- Hoehn, Philipp, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- The Science of the total environment 2016 v.571 pp. 1432-1440
- acesulfame potassium; filtration; gadolinium; groundwater; magnetic resonance imaging; models; samplers; sewage; sewage treatment; streams; surface water
- ... The growing use of gadolinium-based contrast agents in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) leads to an increasing input of anthropogenic gadolinium (Gdanth) into natural environments. Conventional sewage treatment is unable to remove Gdanth and since MRI facilities are mainly used on weekdays the Gdanth inputs to sewage treatment plants are generally higher between Monday and Friday. This transient s ...