EPA Science Inventory

Suppressing NOM access to controlled porous TiO2 particles enhances the decomposition of target water contaminants

Citation:

Zakersalehi, A., M. Nadagouda, AND H. Choi. Suppressing NOM access to controlled porous TiO2 particles enhances the decomposition of target water contaminants. Catalysis Communications. Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands, 41:79-82, (2013).

Description:

Suppressing access of natural organic matter (NOM) to TiO2 is a key to the successful photocatalytic decomposition of a target contaminant in water. This study first demonstrates simply controlling the porous structure of TiO2 can significantly improve the selective oxidation.

Purpose/Objective:

Water Treatment

URLs/Downloads:

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.catcom.2013.07.013   Exit

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (JOURNAL/PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)
Start Date: 11/05/2013
Completion Date: 11/05/2013
Record Last Revised: 04/23/2014
Record Created: 04/18/2014
Record Released: 04/18/2014
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 273659

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY

WATER SUPPLY AND WATER RESOURCES DIVISION

TREATMENT TECHNOLOGY EVALUATION BRANCH