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Evaluation of the Removal of Chlorine, THM and Natural Organic Matter from Drinking Water Using Microfiltration Membranes and Activated Carbon in a Gravitational System

By Flavia Vieira da Silva-Medeiros, Flavia Sayuri Arakawa, Gilselaine Afonso Lovato, Celia Regina Granhen Tavares, Maria Teresa Pessoa Sousa de Amorim, Miria Hespanhol Miranda Reis and Rosangela Bergamasco

Submitted: April 10th 2011Reviewed: September 12th 2011Published: May 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/32395

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Flavia Vieira da Silva-Medeiros, Flavia Sayuri Arakawa, Gilselaine Afonso Lovato, Celia Regina Granhen Tavares, Maria Teresa Pessoa Sousa de Amorim, Miria Hespanhol Miranda Reis and Rosangela Bergamasco (May 16th 2012). Evaluation of the Removal of Chlorine, THM and Natural Organic Matter from Drinking Water Using Microfiltration Membranes and Activated Carbon in a Gravitational System, Ecological Water Quality Kostas Voudouris, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/32395. Available from:

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