Adsorption Technology for Air and Water Pollution Control: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Adsorption Technology for Air and Water Pollution Control

1st Edition

By Kenneth E. Noll

CRC Press

376 pages

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Hardback: 9780873713405
pub: 1991-10-18

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This practical book is valuable for a diversity of applications in both air and water pollution. Adsorption Technology usually deals with control of organic compounds, such as VOCs, pesticides, phenolics, and complex synthetic organics. However, it is also used to control certain inorganic compounds such as heavy metals, reduced sulfur gases, and chlorine. Much original work, including original figures.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION. Adsorption as a Treatment Process. Adsorption Theory. DIFFERENTIAL REACTOR ANALYSIS. The Concept of Differential Reactor. Gravimetric Differential Reactor for Gas Adsorption Studies. Gravimetric Differential Reactor for Water Adsorption Studies. Combined Diffusion Differential Reactor Models. Multicomponent Differential Reactor Model. LONG COLUMN MODELLING & DESIGN. Fixed Bed Modelling & Design for Gas Systems. Fixed Bed Modelling & Design for Water Systems. Modelling of Multicomponents Adsorption Systems. Comparison of Air & Water Adsorption Systems. SPECIAL TOPICS. Thermodynamic Analysis of Adsorption Systems. Application of Adsorption Potential Theory in Process Design. A Method for Non-Ideal Adsorbed Solution Condition in Liquid-Solid Systems. Evaluation of High Humidity Effect on Gas Adsorption.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection
SCIENCE / Environmental Science