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Advances in Physical Chemistry
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 842425, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/842425
Research Article

Sorption of from Aqueous Solution unto Modified Rice Husk: Isotherms Studies

1Department of Chemistry, Landmark University, P M B 1001, Kwara State, Omu-Aran 370102, Nigeria
2Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Landmark University, P M B 1001, Kwara State, Omu-Aran 370102, Nigeria
3Department of Chemical Engineering, Landmark University, P M B 1001, Kwara State, Omu-Aran 370102, Nigeria

Received 23 November 2012; Revised 3 February 2013; Accepted 12 February 2013

Academic Editor: Leonardo Palmisano

Copyright © 2013 A. O. Dada 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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