This work deals with removal of Cesium (radioactive waste) in dilute aqueous phase by adsorption. Fullers earth was used as an adsorbent. The adsorption capacity of Fullers earth with respect to Cesium was found to be high, 26.3 mg / g of adsorbent.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Process Chemistry and Technology
- Chemical Engineering(all)
- Filtration and Separation
Sengupta, B., Hasan, S., Ghosh, T. K., Viswanath, D. S., & Loyolka, S. (2007). Preparation and evaluation of Fuller's Earth Beads for removal of Cesium from waste streams. Separation Science and Technology, 42 (4)(4), 717-738. https://doi.org/10.1080/01496390601173952