About the Authors

Bas Vriens

Affiliations Department of Water Resources and Drinking Water, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland, Institute of Biogeochemistry and Pollutant Dynamics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland

Adrian A. Ammann

Affiliation Department of Environmental Toxicology, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland

Harald Hagendorfer

Affiliation Department of Thin Films and Photovoltaics, Swiss Federal Institute for Material Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland

Markus Lenz

Affiliations Institute for Ecopreneurship, School of Life Science, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland, Muttenz, Switzerland, Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands

Michael Berg

Affiliation Department of Water Resources and Drinking Water, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland

Lenny H. E. Winkel

lenny.winkel@eawag.ch

Affiliations Department of Water Resources and Drinking Water, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland, Institute of Biogeochemistry and Pollutant Dynamics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BV MB LW. Performed the experiments: BV AA HH. Analyzed the data: BV AA HH ML MB LW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AA HH ML. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: BV AA HH ML MB LW.