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Azo Dyes and Their Metabolites: Does the Discharge of the Azo Dye into Water Bodies Represent Human and Ecological Risks?

By Farah Maria Drumond Chequer, Daniel Junqueira Dorta and Danielle Palma de Oliveira

Submitted: November 5th 2010Reviewed: May 27th 2011Published: October 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/19872

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Farah Maria Drumond Chequer, Daniel Junqueira Dorta and Danielle Palma de Oliveira (October 26th 2011). Azo Dyes and Their Metabolites: Does the Discharge of the Azo Dye into Water Bodies Represent Human and Ecological Risks?, Advances in Treating Textile Effluent Peter J. Hauser, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/19872. Available from:

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