A Novel Agricultural Waste Adsorbent , Watermelon Shell for the Removal of Copper from Aqueous Solutions

@inproceedings{Banerjee2012ANA,
  title={A Novel Agricultural Waste Adsorbent , Watermelon Shell for the Removal of Copper from Aqueous Solutions},
  author={Koel Banerjee and Sreekrishnaperumal Thanga Ramesh and Rajan Gandhimathi and Puthiya Veetil Nidheesh and K Shanmuga Bharathi},
  year={2012}
}
(Received: February 10, 2012; Accepted: April 30, 2012) Abstract: The present study deals with the application of Watermelon Shell, an agricultural waste, for the adsorptive removal of Cu(II) from its aqueous solutions. This paper incorporates the effects of time, dose, temperature, concentration, particle size, agitation speed and pH. Analytical techniques have been employed to find pore properties and characteristics of adsorbent materials. Batch kinetic and isotherm studies have also been… CONTINUE READING
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