Review On Activated Carbon: Synthesis, Properties And Applications

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Volume-69 Issue-9
Year of Publication : 2021
Authors : Ho Soonmin, Nassereldeen A. Kabbashi


MLA Style: Ho Soonmin, Nassereldeen A. Kabbashi  "Review On Activated Carbon: Synthesis, Properties And Applications" International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology 69.9(2021):124-139. 

APA Style: Ho Soonmin, Nassereldeen A. Kabbashi. Review On Activated Carbon: Synthesis, Properties And Applications  International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology, 69(9),124-139.

Many researchers have reported that a number of control methods were used in waste water treatment. In this work, there are several types of agricultural wastes and fruits were employed to synthesis activated carbon via chemical activation and physical activation process. The obtained activated carbons indicated higher surface area and larger adsorption capacity. This paper describes experimental findings on uses of activated carbon in wastewater treatment, which produced under different conditions such as contact time, initial pollutant concentration, temperature, pH value, adsorbent dosage, particle size and agitation. The adsorption capacity and equilibrium data of different pollutants (dyes, oil, grease waste water, organic pollutants, pesticides, herbicides, heavy metal ions, lignin and tannin colour) were studied through various isotherms. Thermodynamic parameters such as entropy, free energy and enthalpy were investigated.

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Activated carbon; waste water treatment; surface area, Langmuir isotherm, adsorption.