01Mar 2019

STUDY OF THE ZIZIPHUS JOAZEIRO PEEL FOR INDIGO BLUE ADSORPTION.

  • FederalUniversity of EspiritoSantoState, Vitoria ES, Brazil.
  • Federal Institute of Espirito Santo, Vila Velha ES, Brazil.
  • University of Bahia State, Salvador BA, Brazil.
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The Zizyphus joazeiro Mart peel (ZJP) was evaluated to remove the indigo blue (IB) in aqueous medium through the adsorption process. The high value of the maximum adsorptive capacity (50 mg.g-1) of ZJP for this textile dye proves that this natural adsorbent is efficient in IB adsorption. Tests on glass columns support this claim. ZJP was more efficient (90.5%) than activated carbon (15.2%) in the removal of IB present in water.


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[Joselito Nardy Ribeiro, Araceli Veronica Flores Nardy Ribeiro, Flavio Cunha Monteiro, Marcus Vinicius VJ Licinio and Madson de Godoi Pereira. (2019); STUDY OF THE ZIZIPHUS JOAZEIRO PEEL FOR INDIGO BLUE ADSORPTION. Int. J. of Adv. Res. 7 (3). 171-178] (ISSN 2320-5407). www.journalijar.com


Joselito Nardy Ribeiro
Universidade Federal do Espirito Santo

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Article DOI: 10.21474/IJAR01/8617       DOI URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.21474/IJAR01/8617


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