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Tracing water contaminants back to the source

Insidious PFAS contaminants are travelling long distances via our waterways but their unique 'signature' can give researchers clues about where they come from so they can be cleaned up.  With multimillion-dollar research already underway at UNSW's Water Research Centre (WRC) to work out how to treat and neutralise emerging contaminants in our water supplies, Professor Denis O'Carroll explains that he is undertaking a complementary piece of research into how these contaminants move through our environment.  Read more...

 

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