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- Santos, Lucilaine V.S., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Environmental pollution 2019 v.250 pp. 773-781
- aquatic environment; atorvastatin; betamethasone; cities; drinking water; drinking water treatment; fluconazole; high performance liquid chromatography; mass spectrometry; monitoring; prednisone; public health; risk; seasonal variation; sewage; solid phase extraction; surface water; therapeutics; wastewater treatment; water quality; winter; Brazil
- ... The presence of pharmaceuticals in aquatic environments has become a major issue of concern for scientific community, since there is a lack of information about risks and impacts to the environment and public health. In the context of Brazil, many cities do not have Wastewater Treatment Plants (WWTPs) and domestic sewage is dumped directly into the water bodies, aggravating the problem. Thus, the ...