International Journal of Photoenergy / 2015 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Synthesis and Optimization of Visible Light Active BiVO4 Photocatalysts for the Degradation of RhB

Table 3

Pseudo-first-order rate constants using Langmuir-Hinshelwood kinetics for various BiVO4 samples.

SampleDegradation rate constants (min−1)

BiVO4 (Co-pre-350-24)0.00102
BiVO4 (Comb-500-3)0.00127
BiVO4 (Calc-450-5)0.00219
BiVO4 (H-140-8)0.00260
BiVO4 (C+H-200-24)0.0142

Note: sample naming follows the previous convention described in Tables 1 and 2.