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E-Journal of Chemistry
Volume 7, Issue 4, Pages 1314-1319
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/948015

Preparation and Characterization of Activated Carbons from Parthenium biomass by Physical and Chemical Activation Techniques

Rajeshwari Sivaraj,1 Venckatesh Rajendran,2 and G. Sangeetha Gunalan1

1Department of Biotechnology, School of Life Sciences, Karpagam University, Eachanari, Coimbatore-641021, Tamilnadu, India
2Faculty of Chemistry, Government Arts College, Udumalpet-642126, Tamilnadu, India

Received 21 January 2010; Accepted 15 March 2010

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