Coliphages as fecal pollution and removal bacterial indicators in the drinking water process

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Marco Paz-y-Miño; Carmen Barzola; César Lazcano; Milagros Ponce; Jorge León;
  • Publisher: Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos
  • Journal: Revista Peruana de Biología (issn: 1561-0837, eissn: 1727-9933)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15381/rpb.v10i2.2495
  • Subject: Q | Lima | Colifagos | tratamiento del agua | Science | Perú | contaminación | coliformes | Rio Rímac | remoción microbiana | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5

This work compare the efficiency of water treatment from Rimac river. Samples from different phases of water treatment (decanted, filtered and chlorinated) were compared with not treated samples. Coliphages quantification was made by Simple Layer and Membrane Filter met... View more