Zinc adsorption kinetics by phosphogypsum - A preliminary study


Balkaya N., Cesur H.

JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC & INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH, vol.67, no.3, pp.254-256, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 67 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC & INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.254-256
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

This study reports kinetics of zinc adsorption by phosphogypsum, which was conditioned with lime before batch adsorption. Pseudo-second-order equation was found more appropriate for Zn2+ adsorption than pseudo-first-order equation.