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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 578191, 11 pages
The Comparison of Photocatalytic Degradation and Decolorization Processes of Dyeing Effluents
1Department of General and Analytical Chemistry, Medical University of Silesia, Jagiellońska 4, 41-200 Sosnowiec, Poland
2Institute of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health, Kościelna 13, 41-200 Sosnowiec, Poland
Received 18 September 2012; Revised 13 December 2012; Accepted 19 December 2012
Academic Editor: Leonardo Palmisano
Copyright © 2013 Ewa Adamek et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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