Preparation and evaluation of Fuller's Earth Beads for removal of Cesium from waste streams

Bhaskar Sengupta, S. Hasan, T.K. Ghosh, D.S. Viswanath, S. Loyolka

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    Abstract

    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.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)717-738
    Number of pages22
    JournalSeparation Science and Technology
    Volume42 (4)
    Issue number4
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Mar 2007

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Chemistry(all)
    • Process Chemistry and Technology
    • Chemical Engineering(all)
    • Filtration and Separation

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