A Multi-barrier Approach: The Removal of Microcystin by Conventional Treatment

This presentation covers a multi-barrier approach, including permanganate use, as the most successful treatment practice for removal of microcystin from drinking water. Topics include screening and analytical methods for testing the toxicity of a cyanobacteria bloom, the latest on the US EPA drinking water health advisories for microcystin and cylindrospermospsin, and what to expect from the Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule for Cyanotoxins.