Is there a need to act on contaminants of emerging concerns in your watershed? a management approach to assess and reduce risk for aquatic and human health

Tanja Rauch-Williams, Eric Dickenson, Sarah Deslaurier, Jörg E. Drewes, Shane Snyder, Stephan Bieber

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Abstract

This project builds on extensive previous scientific work on CEC occurrence, risk evaluations, and technical treatment studies and provides a relevant context for managers, planners, regulators, and decision makers by offering a systematic approach for assessing the need, costs and benefits of alternative CEC management strategies in US watersheds.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationWEFTEC 2016 - 89th Water Environment Federation Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference
PublisherWater Environment Federation
Pages4315-4321
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9781510870475
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016
Event89th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, WEFTEC 2016 - New Orleans, United States
Duration: Sep 24 2016Sep 28 2016

Publication series

NameWEFTEC 2016 - 89th Water Environment Federation Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference
Volume6

Conference

Conference89th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, WEFTEC 2016
CountryUnited States
CityNew Orleans
Period9/24/169/28/16

Keywords

  • Contaminants of emerging concern
  • Cost-benefit analysis
  • Drinking water treatment
  • Triple bottom line approach
  • Unregulated contaminants
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Watershed management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecological Modeling
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Pollution
  • Waste Management and Disposal
  • Water Science and Technology

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    Rauch-Williams, T., Dickenson, E., Deslaurier, S., Drewes, J. E., Snyder, S., & Bieber, S. (2016). Is there a need to act on contaminants of emerging concerns in your watershed? a management approach to assess and reduce risk for aquatic and human health. In WEFTEC 2016 - 89th Water Environment Federation Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference (pp. 4315-4321). (WEFTEC 2016 - 89th Water Environment Federation Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference; Vol. 6). Water Environment Federation.