Diethyl phthalate (DEP)

Industrial compound

Limit values

WHO Limit

8 µg/L

EU Limit

Unknown.

US Limit

Unknown.

EWG Limit

Unknown.

Ratings

Distillation
Carbon filters
Membrane filters

References

  1. Mailler, Gasperi, Coquet, Buleté, Vulliet, Deshayes, Zedek, Mirande-Bret, Eudes, Bressy, Caupos, Moilleron, Chebbo, and Rocher
    Removal of a wide range of emerging pollutants from wastewater treatment plant discharges by micro-grain activated carbon in fluidized bed as tertiary treatment at large pilot scale, Science of the Total Environment (2016)
  2. Kegel, Rietman, and Verliefde
    Reverse osmosis followed by activated carbon filtration for efficient removal of organic micropollutants from river bank filtrate, Water Science and Technology (2010)
  3. WaterStillar
    Contaminant research and assumptions (unpublished), (2020)