Journal of Chemistry / 2020 / Article / Tab 16

Research Article

Treatment of Yellow Phosphorus Slag and Reuse of It as an Absorbent of Chromium (VI) Ions and Methylene Blue

Table 16

Comparison of adsorption capacity of several low-cost adsorbents for the uptake of methylene blue from aqueous solutions.

AdsorbentsSorption capacity (mg·g−1)References

Activated date pits12.90[38]
Fly ash5.57[38]
Orange peel18.60[38]
Glass2.24[38]
Clay6.30[38]
Natural clay15.40[38]
Silica nanosheets11.77[38]
Ilmenite nanoparticles71.90[38]
Banana peel20.80[38]
Garlic peel142.86[39]
Mango seed kernel142.86[39]
Rejected tea156.00[39]
Neem leaves8.76[39]
Empty fruit bunch 50.76[39]
YPS22.99This work

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