Inorganic–Organic Modified Bentonite as a Functional Sorbent for Cd2+ and Phenol
Yin-Xia Sun, Chun-Yu Li, Ya-Yuan Zhao, Xin-Ran Li, Zong-Li Ren
Corresponding Author : Yin-Xia Sun,
School of Chemical and Biological Engineering Lanzhou Jiaotong University, Lanzhou, P.R.China.
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Received : 2014-11-14 Accepted : 2014-12-06 Published : 2014-12-06
Abstract : Functional sorbent Al-DTPA-CTMAB-bentonite (hydroxyl aluminum-diethylene triamine pentaacetic acid-hexadecyl trimethyl ammonium bromide-bentonite) was synthesized by placing hydroxyl-aluminum pillared agent, alkylammonium cation and organic chelating agents onto bentonite. The simultaneous adsorption of organic pollutant (phenol) and heavy metals (Cd2+) mixed contaminant on Al-DTPA-CTMAB-bentonite was investigated. The Al-DTPA-CTMAB-bentonite showed significant adsorption for the mixed contaminant from aqueouss solution. The Langmuir and Freundlich isotherm equations were applied to the data and values of parameters of these isotherm equations were evaluated.
Keywords : modified bentonite; simultaneous adsorption; adsorption isotherm
Citation : Yin-Xia Sun et all.. (2014). Inorganicâ€“Organic Modified Bentonite as a Functional Sorbent for Cd2+ and Phenol. J. of Bioprocessing and Chemical Engineering. V2I2. DOI : 10.5281/zenodo.893505
Copyright : © 2014 Yin-Xia Sun. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Journal of Bioprocessing and Chemical Engineering
ISSN : 2348-3768
Volume 2 / Issue 2
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