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E-Journal of Chemistry
Volume 5, Issue 2, Pages 409-426
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2008/902073

Novel Activated Carbons from Agricultural Wastes and their Characterization

S. Karthikeyan,1 P. Sivakumar,2 and P.N. Palanisamy2

1Department of Chemistry, Erode Sengunthar Engineering College, Thudupathi, Erode, India
2Department of Chemistry, Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai, Erode, India

Received 30 July 2007; Accepted 20 September 2007

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