ISSN: 2349-5162 | Impact Factor: 5.87

JETIREXPLORE- Search Thousands of research papers



Published in:

Volume 4 Issue 5
May-2017
eISSN: 2349-5162

Unique Identifier

JETIR1705015

Page Number

64-70

Share This Article


Jetir RMS

Indexing Partner


Title

Adsorption of Chromium (VI) Using Neem Leaves and Pomegranate Peels

Download Paper

Abstract

Heavy metals, when present beyond prescribed limits can be very toxic to the water in which it is dissolved. Adsorption has been used as a suitable and economical water treatment process to remove heavy metals. Many studies have been conducted to successfully remove the heavy metal by using different materials. Different materials have different chemical constituents; hence, a material that is very effective in removing one heavy metal may prove to have a poor efficiency in adsorbing, or removing, another metal. For this research, neem leaves and pomegranate peels were used as the adsorbent to remove Chromium from wastewater to compare the results of both the adsorbents. The synthetic wastewater was produced in the laboratory to conduct the experiments. Batch tests were conducted to obtain the optimal materials and conditions combinations. Different conditions are to be tested for pH 5 and adsorbent dosage. Maximum Removal with neem leaves was 65.254% and maximum Removal efficiency with pomegranate peels were 95.284%. Results have to be analyzed using Freundlich and Langmuir equations to fit the experimental data so that kinetics of the process can be obtained.

Key Words

Neem Leaves, Pomegranate Peels, Synthetic wastewater, Removal

Cite This Article

"Adsorption of Chromium (VI) Using Neem Leaves and Pomegranate Peels", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.4, Issue 5, page no. pp64-70, May-2017, Available at : www.jetir.org & http://www.jetir.org/JETIR1705015

Publication Details

Published Paper ID: JETIR1705015
Registration ID: 170303
Published In: Volume 4 | Issue 5 | Year May-2017
DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
Page No: 64-70
ISSN Number: 2349-5162

Download Paper


UGC and ISSN Approved Journal | Call For Paper
(Volume 4 | Issue 11 | November 2017 |Impact factor 5.87)

Call For Paper | Volume 4 | Issue 11 | Impact factor 5.87


Important Dates Related to Publication Procedure:
  • » Paper Submission Till: 29 November 2017.
  • » UGC and ISSN Approved Journal
  • » Review (Acceptance/Rejection) Notification: Within 02-04 Days.
  • » Paper Publish:Within 02-07 Days after submitting the all documents.
  • » Frequency: Monthly (12 issue Annually)
  • » Journal Type : Open Access
  • » Publication Charges : 1300 INR
  • »Indexing In Google Scholar, ResearcherID Thomson Reuters, Mendeley : reference manager, Academia.edu, arXiv.org, Research Gate, CiteSeerX, DocStoc, ISSUU, Scribd, and many more | High Impact Factor: 5.87 Digital object identifier (DOI) and Hard Copy of certificate Provided.
Publication and Indexing Patner:




Preview This Article


Downlaod

Download PDF

Downloads

000701

Print This Page

Impact Factor

Impact factor: 5.87

Jetir RMS