Correlation calculates adsorption capacity of activated carbon for alkyl benzenes in water

Adsorption on activated carbon effectively removes compounds from water. This article presents results for adsorption capacity of activated carbon for alkyl benzenes in water. The results use the Freundlich equation for adsorption capacity as a function of the compound's concentration in aqueous liquid.An easy-to-use table shows the correlation constants, which makes it useful for rapid engineering data acquisition. Correlation and experimental results show favorable agreement.Adsorption capacityPhysical and thermodynamic property data for organic oxygen compounds are especially helpful to engineers and scientists in industry. Capacity data for adsorption of organic oxygen compounds o...

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