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Batch Studies on Remedy for Cr(VI) and Ni(II) onto Sludge-based Carbons (PMSC & APMSC)

Tajun Meera Begum KM1, Alhaji NMI2*, Qurashi A3, Ayeshamariam A4,5* and Jayachandran M6

1Department of Chemistry, Arignar Anna Govt. Arts and Science College, Karaikal 609602, Puducherry, India

2Departments of Chemistry, Khadir Mohideen College, Adirampattinam, Tamilnadu, India

3Department of Chemistry and Center of Excellence in Nanotechnology, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

4Department of Physics, Khadir Mohideen College, Adirampattinam, India

5Research and Development Center, Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore, India

6Department of Physics, Sethu Institute of Technology, Pullor, Kariapatti, India

*Corresponding Authors:
Ayeshamariam A
Research and Development Center
Bharathiyar University
Coimbatore 641046, India
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Alhaji NMI
Department of Chemistry
Khadir Mohideen College
Adirampattinam 614701
Tamilnadu, India
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nmialhaji@gmail.com

Received Date: November 05, 2016 Accepted Date:November 30, 2016 Published Date: December 08, 2016

Citation: Tajun Meera Begum KM, Alhaji NMI, Qurashi A, Ayeshamariam A, Jayachandran M (2016) Batch Studies on Remedy for Cr(VI) and Ni(II) onto Sludge-based Carbons (PMSC & APMSC). Fluid Mech Open Acc 3: 139.

Copyright: © 2016 Tajun Meera Begum KM, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

 

Abstract

Advantages such as environmental friendly material, low cost and high regeneration percentage of sludge-based adsorbents like Paper Mill Sludge carbon (PMSC) and Activated Paper Mill Sludge Carbon (APMSC) make them as suitable adsorbents for the removal of toxic metals such as Cr(VI) and Ni(II) ions from water and wastewater. These mesoporous carbons namely PMSC and APMSC were most effective in adsorption of cationic pollutants than anionic pollutants. Isotherms data indicated that these activated carbons have high adsorption capacity. The dimensionless factor, RL of the adsorption isotherms revealed that the adsorption process for both ions on both adsorbents was very favorable. The results suggest the feasibility of a good substitute than other commercially available activated carbons produced from natural resources. So, the reuse of organic wastes from any industrial process is a high priority today. Adsorption of Ni (II) ions and Cr (VI) ions using PMSC and APMSC was more effective at pH 5 and pH 2, respectively. Various isotherm, kinetic models and Activation parameters were fitted with experimental data to describe the behavior of diffusion mechanism, solute interaction and nature of adsorption with the adsorbents through batch studies. The best isotherm in these studies was selected by error analysis and the stability of adsorbents was also confirmed through desorption studies.

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