12. Concluding Remarks and Future Outlook

  1. Prof. Ferhan Çeçen1 and
  2. Dr. Özgür Aktaş2

Published Online: 23 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527639441.ch12

Activated Carbon for Water and Wastewater Treatment: Integration of Adsorption and Biological Treatment

Activated Carbon for Water and Wastewater Treatment: Integration of Adsorption and Biological Treatment

How to Cite

Çeçen, F. and Aktaş, Ö. (2011) Concluding Remarks and Future Outlook, in Activated Carbon for Water and Wastewater Treatment: Integration of Adsorption and Biological Treatment, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527639441.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bogazici University, Inst. of Environmental Sciences, 34342 Istanbul, Turkey

  2. 2

    TUBITAK-MRC, Environment Institute, 41470 Gebze, Kocaeli, Turkey

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 21 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527324712

Online ISBN: 9783527639441

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Keywords:

  • drinking water, industrial wastewater, municipal wastewater, future outlook;
  • flexible plant operation;
  • integrated systems;
  • PACT systems, BAC systems, anthropogenic chemicals;
  • pharmaceuticals;
  • micropollutants, enrichment on activated carbon;
  • PAC-assisted membrane bioreactor;
  • removal mechanisms;
  • cometabolism;
  • multicomponent systems;
  • bioregeneration, wet air regeneration;
  • ultrasonic regeneration

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview of Applications in Wastewater and Water Treatment: PACT and BAC Systems

  • Further Research on Removal Mechanisms and Micropollutant Elimination

  • Further Research on Regeneration of Activated Carbon