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Retention of the Antibiotic Cefuroxime onto Agricultural and Forest Soils
Antibiotics in wastewater, sewage sludge, manures, and slurries constitute a risk for the environment when spread on soils. This work studies the adsorption and desorption of the antibiotic cefuroxime (CFX) in 23 agricultural ...
Tetracycline and Sulfonamide Antibiotics in Soils: Presence, Fate and Environmental Risks
Veterinary antibiotics are widely used worldwide to treat and prevent infectious diseases, as well as (in countries where allowed) to promote growth and improve feeding efficiency of food-producing animals in livestock ...
Relevance of sorption in bio-reduction of amoxicillin taking place in forest and crop soils
The fate of antibiotics reaching soils is a matter of concern, given its potential repercussions on public health and the environment. In this work, the potential bio-reduction of the antibiotic amoxicillin (AMX), affected ...