METABOLITES OF PHARMACEUTICALS IDENTIFIED IN WASTEWATER

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University at Buffalo chemists have for the first time identified at wastewater treatment plants the metabolites of two antibiotics and a medial imaging agent. The data, which the UB scientists will present tomorrow at the Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy being held in Orlando, will allow wastewater treatment plants to begin monitoring for these byproducts.

Innovations Report (http://www.innovations-report.com/html/reports/life_sciences/report-56816.html)