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Volume 2018, Article ID 9210534, 11 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/9210534
Research Article

Dynamics of Archaeal and Bacterial Communities in Response to Variations of Hydraulic Retention Time in an Integrated Anaerobic Fluidized-Bed Membrane Bioreactor Treating Benzothiazole Wastewater

Yue Li,1 Qi Hu,1,2 and Da-Wen Gao1

1State Key Laboratory of Urban Water Resource and Environment, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150090, China
2School of Pharmaceutical Engineering, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang, Liaoning Province 110016, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Da-Wen Gao; moc.361@tih_wdoag

Received 8 February 2018; Accepted 5 April 2018; Published 29 April 2018

Academic Editor: Guangbin Li

Copyright © 2018 Yue Li et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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