Ellen Edefell

affiliated with the university

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Water Treatment
  • Water Engineering


  • Organic micropollutants, Wastewater Treatment, pharmaceuticals


Ellen is an industrial PhD student employed by Sweden Water Research. The research focuses on reduction of micropollutants in wastewater.

Ellen explores the possibilities to remove micropollutants by the use of activated carbon, microbial degradation and in combinations with ozone. 

Recent research outputs

Michael Cimbritz, Ellen Edefell, Thörnqvist, E., El-taliawy, H., Ekenberg, M., Burzio, C., Modin, O., Persson, F., Wilén, B. M., Bester, K. & Per Falås, 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 677, p. 571-579 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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