Impact of sampling resolution on estimation of community-wide daily illicit drug use

Pedram Ramin, J. A. Baz Lomba, M. Reid, K. V. Thomas, Benedek G. Plósz

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Abstract

It is a common approach to report daily community-wide drug consumption, based on single daily measurements of the influent from a treatment plant. This article suggests that neglecting diurnal variations of loads and flow can result in misestimating daily drug consumption.
Original languageEnglish
Publication date2015
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Event9th IWA Specialist Conference on Assessment and Control of Micropollutants and Hazardous Substances in Water - Singapore, Singapore
Duration: 22 Nov 201525 Dec 2015
Conference number: 9

Conference

Conference9th IWA Specialist Conference on Assessment and Control of Micropollutants and Hazardous Substances in Water
Number9
Country/TerritorySingapore
CitySingapore
Period22/11/201525/12/2015

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