Review on Adsorption of Heavy Metal in Wastewater by Using Geopolymer

Ariffin, Nurliyana and Abdullah, Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri and Mohd Arif Zainol, Mohd Remy Rozainy and Murshed, Mohd Fared and Zain, Hariz and Faris, Meor Ahmad and Ridho, Bayuaji (2017) Review on Adsorption of Heavy Metal in Wastewater by Using Geopolymer. MATEC Web of Conferences, 97 ( 01023). pp. 1-8. ISSN 2261-236X

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Rapid development of advanced technology in Malaysia gave impact increasing in the accumulation of heavy metal every day in our daily life through wastewater. Long term exposure of human bodies to heavy metals susceptible to receives various infections and diseases. From an environmental and economic perspective, adsorption is acceptable process that can be applied in wastewater treatment. However, usage of activated carbon most acknowledged and costly adsorbents lead people to find an alternative to activated carbon. Several studies of physical properties of geopolymer make them gain attention to replace an activated carbon in the treatment of heavy metal. This paper review adsorption of heavy metal by using geopolymer.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) > TA1-2040 Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Divisions: Kampus Kejuruteraan (Engineering Campus) > Pusat Pengajian Kejuruteraan Awam (School of Civil Engineering) > Article
Depositing User: Mr Noorazilan Noordin
Date Deposited: 19 Oct 2017 00:53
Last Modified: 19 Oct 2017 00:53

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