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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 498304, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/498304
Research Article

Adsorption of Organic Dyes by TiO2@Yeast-Carbon Composite Microspheres and Their In Situ Regeneration Evaluation

1College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Chang’an University, Xi’an 710054, China
2Northwest Plateau Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xining 810001, China

Received 21 July 2014; Revised 9 September 2014; Accepted 1 October 2014

Academic Editor: Jinmei He

Copyright © 2015 Zheng Pei 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.

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