Detoxification of chromium (VI) in coastal water using lignocellulosic agricultural waste

  title={Detoxification of chromium (VI) in coastal water using lignocellulosic agricultural waste},
  author={Kishore Kumar Krishnani and V. Parimala and Xiaoguang Meng},
  journal={Water SA},
Development of new economically feasible eco-friendly products from natural plants/agricultural wastes for removal of pollutants from coastal aquaculture systems is the objective of our continued research. In the present study, attempts have been made to harness lignocellulosic agricultural waste material (bagasse) for the removal of chromium (VI) from highly saline coastal water used for aquacultural practices using brackish water. Five different products prepared from bagasse were evaluated… 

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