1 Department of Chemistry, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
2 DIT, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland
*Corresponding author: Lorenzo Massimi, Department of Chemistry, Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5, 00185 Rome, Italy, Tel: 00393703022703; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Submission: April 01, 2018;Published: April 09, 2018
ISSN: 2576-8840Volume5 Issue2
Excessive release of organic and inorganic pollutants, due to urbanization and industrialization is a critical environmental problem worldwide . In fact, discharge of wastewater from industrial activities releases effluents particularly rich in toxic and carcinogenic pollutants. In the last few years, environmental remediation was focused on the use of low cost adsorbents for the removal of metals and metalloids from wastewater.