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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2015, Article ID 415961, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/415961
Research Article

Characterization and Properties of Activated Carbon Prepared from Tamarind Seeds by KOH Activation for Fe(III) Adsorption from Aqueous Solution

1Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Naresuan University, Phitsanulok, Thailand
2Naresuan University Secondary Demonstration School, Naresuan University, Phitsanulok, Thailand

Received 19 July 2015; Revised 20 October 2015; Accepted 9 November 2015

Academic Editor: Jaya N. Sahu

Copyright © 2015 Sumrit Mopoung 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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