Biofouling reduction for improvement of depth water filtration. Filter production and testing

Journal title

Chemical and Process Engineering




vol. 37


No 3 September

Publication authors

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne


Polish Academy of Sciences Committee of Chemical and Process Engineering




ISSN 0208-6425


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