Environmental Science
Using benthos a bioindicator to assess the efficiency constructed wetland community wastewater treatment system

K. Seethong; K. Chunkao; N. Dampin; W. Wararam

Volume 9, Special Issue (Eco-Friendly Sustainable Management) , 2023, , Pages 47-60


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The increasing population and urban growth have led to a higher demand for water in various sectors, resulting in a significant amount of wastewater. Constructed wetlands mimic natural wetlands, using the interaction between plants, soil, and microorganisms to treat wastewater ...  Read More

Nutrient removal efficiency by floating macrophytes; Lemna minor and Azolla pinnata in a constructed wetland

F.M. Muvea; G.M. Ogendi; S.O. Omondi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 415-430


  The use of constructed wetlands for purifying pre-treated wastewater is a cost effective technology that has been found to be more appropriate for many developing countries. The technology is also environmentally friendly with the wetlands being habitats for many water birds and other aquatic organisms. ...  Read More