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A Survey on the Removal Efficiency of Fat, Oil and Grease in Shiraz Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant

Mansooreh Dehghani 1 , * , Hosain Sadatjo 1 , Hoshang Maleknia 1 and Narges Shamsedini 2
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1 Department of Environmental Health Engineering, School of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Department of Environmental Health Engineering, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
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  • Jentashapir Journal of Health Research: December 01, 2014, 5 (6); e26651
  • Published Online: December 28, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 4, 2014
  • Accepted: December 4, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjhr-26651

To Cite: Dehghani M, Sadatjo H, Maleknia H, Shamsedini N. A Survey on the Removal Efficiency of Fat, Oil and Grease in Shiraz Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant, Jentashapir J Health Res. 2014 ; 5(6):e26651. doi: 10.17795/jjhr-26651.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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