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Contract duration : 3 years
Funding : INP Toulouse (B-Best PEPR)
Doctoral school : Mécanique, énergétique, génie civil, procédés (MEGEP) Keywords : bioelectrochemical systems, microorganisms, biofilms, electrochemistry, bioeconomy This thesis project is part of the B-BEST priority research programme and equipment (PEPR), which is an integral part of France's "bio-based products, industrial biotechnologies - sustainable fuels" acceleration strategy. The PEPR is a funding instrument dedicated to research to "prepare the biomass conversion technologies of tomorrow" at low technology readiness levels (TRL) ranging from 1 to 4. The aim of this strategy is to focus on the key challenges ...
Contract duration: 3 years
Funding : INP Toulouse
Doctoral School : Mécanique, énergétique, génie civil, procédés (MEGEP) Keywords: bioelectrochemical processes, water treatment, micropolluants, microorganisms, biofilms, electrochemistry, analytical chemistry Organic micropollutants (MPs) are mainly man-made contaminants that can have toxic effects on living organisms at very low concentrations. MPs are contained in cosmetics, medicines, plant protection products and cleaning products, etc.: MPs are ubiquitous. They are found in wastewaters, surface waters and drinking water, with a direct impact on the environment, biodiversity and human health. In 2021 in France, it was estimated that around 147 tons of MPs were ...