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E-Journal of Chemistry
Volume 5 (2008), Issue 4, Pages 761-769
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2008/272370

Ricinus Communis Pericarp Activated Carbon Used as an Adsorbent for the Removal of Ni(II) From Aqueous Solution

S. Madhavakrishnan,1 K. Manickavasagam,1 K. Rasappan,2 P. S. Syed Shabudeen,3 R. Venkatesh,3 and S. Pattabhi1

1Department of Environmental Science, PSG College of Arts & Science, Coimbatore - 641 014, Tamil Nadu, India
2Department of Civil Engineering, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, India
3Department of Chemistry, Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore, India

Received 1 February 2008; Accepted 1 April 2008

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