1. A Survey on Temporal Changes of Drinking Water Quality in Urban Areas Using Iran Resources Water Quality Index and Statistical Analysis: A Case Study of Shiraz, Iran, 2011-2015

Mohammad Ali Baghapour; Zohre Moeini; Yousef Kamali; Mohammad reza Shooshtarian; Mohammad Reza Zare

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 107-115

Abstract
  Background: Monitoring the water quality and analyzing its changes over time is an important aspect of sustainable management and development of water resources. The purpose of the present study was to analyze the trend of temporal variations in the quality of drinking water supplied from groundwater ...  Read More

2. Evaluation of Fenton Process in Removal of Direct Red 81

Mohammad Ali Baghapour; Mansooreh Dehghani; zahra elhamiyan

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 14-21

Abstract
  AbstractBackground: Dyes are visible materials and are considered as one of the hazardous components that make up the industrial waste. Dye compounds in natural water, even in very low concentrations, will lead to environmental problems. Azo dyes are compounds with one or more –N=N– groups and are ...  Read More

3. Microbiological Quality of Food Contact Surfaces in A Hospital Kitchen in Shiraz, Iran, 2014

Mohammad Ali Baghapour; Seyed Mohammad Mazloomi; Kourosh Azizi; Razieh Sefidkar

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 128-132

Abstract
  Background: The consumption of healthy food is considered as an essential need to devoid the physical, chemical, and biological hazards. The importance of this issue is more conspicuous in places such as hospitals where people with somehow compromised immune systems are under treatment. Therefore, this ...  Read More

4. Photodegradation of Atrazine by Ultraviolet Radiation in Different Conditions

narges shamsedini; Mohammad Ali Baghapour; Mansooreh Dehghani; Simin Nasseri

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 94-100

Abstract
  Background: Atrazine is one of the most widely used triazine herbicides which has been used for controlling broadleaf and grassy weeds for many years. Its widespread use in water has caused environmental concern because of frequent detection of atrazine in aquatic systems where this herbicide has been ...  Read More

5. Assessment of Groundwater Nitrate Pollution and Determination of Groundwater Protection Zones Using DRASTIC and Composite DRASTIC (CD) Models: The Case of Shiraz Unconfined Aquifer

Mohammad Ali Baghapour; Nasser Talebbeydokhti; Hamidreza Tabatabee; Amir Fadaei Nobandegani

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 2014, , Pages 54-65

Abstract
  Background: Groundwater nitrate pollution is an important environmental problem in water resources management. In this regard, specific measures aiming at prevention of water pollution will be helpful to managers and decision-makers. Identification of aquifers’ vulnerable areas and determination of ...  Read More

6. Degradation of Amoxicillin by Bacterial Consortium in a Submerged Biological Aerated Filter: Volumetric Removal Modeling

Mohammad Ali Baghapour; Mohammad Reza Shirdarreh; Mohammad Faramarzian

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2014, , Pages 15-25

Abstract
  Background: Amoxicillin is widely used as an antibiotic in the modern medicine. Due to its chemical structure, polarity, activity level, antibiotic specifications, and environmental sustainability, Amoxicillin leaks into the groundwater, surface waters, and drinking water wells. Many physical and chemical ...  Read More

7. Removal of Methylene Blue from Aqueous Solutions by Waste Paper Derived Activated Carbon

Mohammad Ali Baghapour; Babak Djahed; Mojdeh Ranjbar

Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2013, , Pages 48-56

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  Background and Objectives: Activated carbon is an adsorbent which is mostly employed in order to remove dye from aqueous solutions; however, commercial activated carbon is expensive and this is considered as an obstacle for its usage. Therefore, the present study aimed to use waste paper as an inexpensive ...  Read More