Chapter 3 - Adsorption: A cost-effective treatment process for chemical contaminants
3.4.2 Dissolved organic matter
Aqueous Solutions’ field research team member sampling canal water in Shwe Pyi Thar industrial zone, Yangon, Myanmar, November 2017. The canal water contains a high concentration of dissolved organic matter from agricultural runoff, factory effluent, and domestic sewage.
Dissolved organic matter, or DOM for short, is the biggest bugbear in the…