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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2012, Article ID 498503, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/498503
Research Article

The Use of Clay-Polymer Nanocomposites in Wastewater Pretreatment

1Environmental Physical Chemistry Laboratory, MIGAL, Galilee Technology Center, Kiryat Shmona 11016, Israel
2Department of Environmental Sciences, Tel Hai College, Upper Galilee 12210, Israel

Received 4 October 2011; Accepted 16 November 2011

Academic Editor: A.-Javier Aller

Copyright © 2012 Giora Rytwo. 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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