Essays about: "PFPeA"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the word PFPeA.

  1. 1. Groundwater Movement and PFAS Transportation in the Vreta-Bålsta Esker

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Kevin Pettersson; [2020]
    Keywords : GMS; MODFLOW; MT3DMS; PFAS; modelling; GMS; MODFLOW; MT3DMS; PFAS; Modellering;

    Abstract : Håbo municipality is looking for alternative drinking water sources for its residence city of Bålsta. One possible source is the Vreta-Bålsta esker located northeast of Bålsta, which could be used for artificial infiltration and extraction of groundwater. READ MORE

  2. 2. Screening of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in drinking water in Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment

    Author : Erik Gunnars; [2020]
    Keywords : PFASs; drinking water; per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances; persistent organic pollutants; PFOA; PFOS;

    Abstract : Worldwide use of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs), both legacy and past, are problematic due to their persistent nature. To date, PFASs are of high concern since they have been found not only in the environment but also in animals, plants and humans. READ MORE

  3. 3. Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) Removal from Landfill Leachate : Efficiency Evaluation in Column Experiments

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Emelie Johnson; [2019]
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    Abstract : Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) are known for their wide spread in the environment, their persistent properties and their ability of biomagnification through the food chain. With properties such as oil and water repellence, temperature resistance and a long lifespan they have been frequently used in various areas, e.g. READ MORE

  4. 4. Groundwater Flow and Transport Modelling of PFASs in Åkersberga

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Worada Boonraksasat; [2019]
    Keywords : Groundwater modelling; contaminant transport; Visual MODFLOW; MODPATH; MT3DMS; PFASs; AFFFs;

    Abstract : Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) are a group of man-made organic chemicals that have been commercially used since the 1950s in many consumer products, including impregnated textiles, impregnated paper, nonstick products (e.g., Teflon), cleaning agents, and in firefighting foams. READ MORE

  5. 5. Removal of poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances from water using the BDD electrode

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment

    Author : Winnie Nassazzi; [2018]
    Keywords : PFAS; drinking water; advanced oxidation processes; membrane reject water; electrochemical treatment; BDD electrode;

    Abstract : Poly-and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) have been used for a wide range of purposes due to their unique properties. Unfortunately, these compounds have been associated with several adverse health effects and high persistence in the environment, therefore, creating a need for their elimination from the environment. READ MORE