Research & Development in Material Science

Food Waste Materials Appear Efficient and Low-cost Adsorbents for the Removal of Organic and Inorganic Pollutants from Wastewa

Submission: April 01, 2018;Published: April 09, 2018

DOI: 10.31031/RDMS.2018.05.000608

ISSN: 2576-8840
Volume5 Issue2


Excessive release of organic and inorganic pollutants, due to urbanization and industrialization is a critical environmental problem worldwide [1]. 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.

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