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Articles & Whitepapers
`Dry` and `liquid` chitosan in stormwater treatment.
Disclaimers: – This post offers my view on the topic based on my review of scientific literature and manufacturer’s documentation available online as well as my own hands-on experience with chitosan and other chemicals in water treatment. – Links to third party websites in this post are not to be considered as my endorsement of their products. What is chitosan? Chitosan, a ...
What Are Phosphate Magnetic Particles?
Phosphonates or phosphonic acids are organic compounds containing C–PO(OH)2 or C–PO(OR)2 groups (where R = alkyl, aryl). Most phosphonates are highly water-soluble, while phosphonic acids ...
Geochemical Aspects to Reusing Dredged Canal Sediment
Geochemical Considerations on the Beneficial Reuse of Dredged Canal Sediments Britain’s canal network was instrumental in the rapid explosion of the industrial revolution in the late 18thcentury, allowing efficient transportation of coal and ...
Equipment & Solutions
Hydrophilic Pesticides Water Sampler
The new device, described as a POCIS (Polar Organic Chemical Integrative Sampler) and marketed under the name of ExposMeter hydrophilic, is used to monitor hydrophilic contaminants that could be potentially endocrine-disrupting or acutely toxic. These compounds include pesticides, prescription and OTC drugs, steroids, hormones, antibiotics, personal care products, etc. These compounds are being ...