International Journal of Chemical Engineering / 2019 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Assessment of the Use of Epicarp and Mesocarp of Green Coconut for Removal of Fluoride Ions in Aqueous Solution

Table 1

Textural properties of dried epicarp and mesocarp of green coconut.

EpicarpMesocarp

Specific surface area (m2·g−1)3.3605.766
Specific volume of mesopores (cm3·g−1)4.08 × 10−33.04 × 10−3
Specific volume of micropores (cm3·g−1)8.42 × 10−41.47 × 10−3
Mean radius of the mesopores (nm)1.5201.521
Mean radius of the micropores (nm)0.2260.152

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