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ISRN Physical Chemistry
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 985853, 11 pages
Activated and Nonactivated Date Pits Adsorbents for the Removal of Copper(II) and Cadmium(II) from Aqueous Solutions
1Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Al-Azhar University (Girls), Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
2Faculty of Science, Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt
Received 12 October 2012; Accepted 31 October 2012
Academic Editors: T. Panczyk, S. Sasaki, and D. Strout
Copyright © 2012 Nora M. Hilal 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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