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ICRA-CERCA researcher Maria José Farré is participating in the Gordon Research Conference 2023

Monday, 07 August 2023

Between July 30 and August 4, the Gordon Research Conference on Disinfection of water, by-products and health took place in South Hadley (Massachusetts, USA) ¨Options and limitations of disinfection and oxidation processes for safety of the water This is the leading international scientific conference in the field of disinfection by-products focused on advancing the frontiers of science by presenting cutting-edge research.

This year, I CRA-CERCA researcher Maria José Farré was invited and gave a talk on the monitoring of dissolved organic matter changes and DBP formation with high-resolution mass spectrometry, a research topic of the national project scan2DBP and European intoDBP.

Ángela Pedregal, PhD student of the ITN inventWater network, gave a talk in the seminar that preceded the conference, on the impact of runoff variability on the precursors of DBPs for better management of water reservoirs ( ).

Mira Celic and Patricia Aguilar also attended the conference and presented posters on their research on organic matter and DBP precursors.