Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Journal of Chemistry
Volume 2016, Article ID 8285717, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8285717
Research Article

Synthesis of α-MnO2 Nanomaterial from a Precursor γ-MnO2: Characterization and Comparative Adsorption of Pb(II) and Fe(III)

1Dong Nai University, Tan Hiep Ward, Biên Hòa City, Đồng Nai Province, Vietnam
2Dalat University, Dalat City, Lâm Đồng Province, Vietnam
3Vietnam Atomic Energy Institute, Hanoi, Vietnam

Received 27 July 2016; Accepted 8 September 2016

Academic Editor: Frederic Dumur

Copyright © 2016 Van-Phuc Dinh et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. K. Y. Foo and B. H. Hameed, “Insights into the modeling of adsorption isotherm systems,” Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 156, no. 1, pp. 2–10, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. N. C. Le and D. Van Phuc, “Sorption of lead (II), cobalt (II) and copper (II) ions from aqueous solutions by γ-MnO2 nanostructure,” Advances in Natural Sciences: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, vol. 6, no. 2, Article ID 025014, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  3. M. M. Thackeray and A. De Kock, “Synthesis of γ-MnO2 from LiMn2O4 for Li/MnO2 battery applications,” Journal of Solid State Chemistry, vol. 74, no. 2, pp. 414–418, 1988. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. S. Sarciaux, A. Le Gal La Salle, A. Verbaere, Y. Piffard, and D. Guyomard, “γ-MnO2 for Li batteries Part I. γ-MnO2: relationships between synthesis conditions, material characteristics and performances in lithium batteries,” Journal of Power Sources, vol. 81-82, pp. 656–660, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. K. S. Abou-El-Sherbini, “Structure investigation and electrochemical behavior of γ-MnO2 synthesized from three-dimensional framework and layered structures,” Journal of Solid State Chemistry, vol. 166, no. 2, pp. 375–381, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. L. I. Hill, A. Verbaere, and D. Guyomard, “MnO2 (α-, β-, γ-) compounds prepared by hydrothermal-electrochemical synthesis: characterization, morphology, and lithium insertion behavior,” Journal of Power Sources, vol. 119–121, pp. 226–231, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. Y. Li, H. Xie, J. Wang, and L. Chen, “Preparation and electrochemical performances of α-MnO2 nanorod for supercapacitor,” Materials Letters, vol. 65, no. 2, pp. 403–405, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. J. Li, B. Xi, Y. Zhu, Q. Li, Y. Yan, and Y. Qian, “A precursor route to synthesize mesoporous γ-MnO2 microcrystals and their applications in lithium battery and water treatment,” Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 509, no. 39, pp. 9542–9548, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. M. R. Bailey and S. W. Donne, “Structural effects on the cyclability of the alkaline γ-MnO2 electrode,” Electrochimica Acta, vol. 56, no. 14, pp. 5037–5045, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. L. Jin, C.-H. Chen, V. M. B. Crisostomo, L. Xu, Y.-C. Son, and S. L. Suib, “γ-MnO2 octahedral molecular sieve: preparation, characterization, and catalytic activity in the atmospheric oxidation of toluene,” Applied Catalysis A: General, vol. 355, no. 1-2, pp. 169–175, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. T. Lin, L. Yu, M. Sun, G. Cheng, B. Lan, and Z. Fu, “Mesoporous α-MnO2 microspheres with high specific surface area: controlled synthesis and catalytic activities,” Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 286, pp. 114–121, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. Y. Wu, S. Li, Y. Cao, S. Xing, Z. Ma, and Y. Gao, “Facile synthesis of mesoporous α-MnO2 nanorod with three-dimensional frameworks and its enhanced catalytic activity for VOCs removal,” Materials Letters, vol. 97, pp. 1–3, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. X. Fu, J. Feng, H. Wang, and K. M. Ng, “Manganese oxide hollow structures with different phases: synthesis, characterization and catalytic application,” Catalysis Communications, vol. 10, no. 14, pp. 1844–1848, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. H. Wei, J. Wang, S. Yang, Y. Zhang, T. Li, and S. Zhao, “Facile hydrothermal synthesis of one-dimensional nanostructured α-MnO2 for supercapacitors,” Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures, vol. 83, pp. 41–46, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  15. N. Boukmouche, N. Azzouz, L. Bouchama, A. Lise Daltin, J. Paul Chopart, and Y. Bouznit, “Supercapacitance of MnO2 films prepared by pneumatic spray method,” Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 233–239, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. M. Pang, G. Long, S. Jiang et al., “One pot low-temperature growth of hierarchical δ-MnO2 nanosheets on nickel foam for supercapacitor applications,” Electrochimica Acta, vol. 161, pp. 297–304, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. Z. Li, Z. Liu, B. Li et al., “Large area synthesis of well-dispersed β-MnO2 nanorods and their electrochemical supercapacitive performances,” Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, vol. 65, pp. 544–551, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  18. D. Nguyen Thanh, M. Singh, P. Ulbrich, N. Strnadova, and F. Štěpánek, “Perlite incorporating γ-Fe2O3 and α-MnO2 nanomaterials: preparation and evaluation of a new adsorbent for As(V) removal,” Separation and Purification Technology, vol. 82, no. 1, pp. 93–101, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. M. Wang, P. Pang, L. K. Koopal, G. Qiu, Y. Wang, and F. Liu, “One-step synthesis of δ-MnO2 nanoparticles using ascorbic acid and their scavenging properties to Pb(II), Zn(II) and methylene blue,” Materials Chemistry and Physics, vol. 148, no. 3, pp. 1149–1156, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. Y. Du, G. Zheng, J. Wang, L. Wang, J. Wu, and H. Dai, “MnO2 nanowires in situ grown on diatomite: highly efficient absorbents for the removal of Cr(VI) and As(V),” Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, vol. 200, pp. 27–34, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. X. Ge, J. Liu, X. Song et al., “Hierarchical iron containing γ-MnO2 hollow microspheres: a facile one-step synthesis and effective removal of As(III) via oxidation and adsorption,” Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 301, pp. 139–148, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  22. M. Gheju, I. Balcu, and G. Mosoarca, “Removal of Cr(VI) from aqueous solutions by adsorption on MnO2,” Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol. 310, pp. 270–277, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar