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Removal of Lead from Waste Water Using Low Cost Adsorbent

Author Affiliations

  • 1Deptt. of Chemistry, K.G. Arts and Science College, Raigarh, CG, INDIA
  • 2 Deptt. of Applied Sciences, Singhania University, Pacheri-Bari, Dist. Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, INDIA

Int. Res. J. Environment Sci., Volume 2, Issue (9), Pages 23-26, September,22 (2013)


The sorption of Lead (II) on chitosan has been found to be dependent on contact time, concentration, temperature, and pH of the solution. The process of removal follows first order kinetics and absorption of heat.


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