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Comparative Assessment of Pharmaceutical Removal from Wastewater by the Microalgae Chlorella sorokiniana, Chlorella vulgaris and Scenedesmus obliquus

By Carla Escapa Santos, Ricardo Nuno de Coimbra, Sergio Paniagua Bermejo, Ana Isabel García Pérez and Marta Otero Cabero

Submitted: April 29th 2016Reviewed: November 8th 2016Published: March 29th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/66772

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Carla Escapa Santos, Ricardo Nuno de Coimbra, Sergio Paniagua Bermejo, Ana Isabel García Pérez and Marta Otero Cabero (March 29th 2017). Comparative Assessment of Pharmaceutical Removal from Wastewater by the Microalgae Chlorella sorokiniana, Chlorella vulgaris and Scenedesmus obliquus, Biological Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Robina Farooq and Zaki Ahmad, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/66772. Available from:

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