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Main Title Removal of toxic metals from metal finishing wastewater by solvent extraction /
Author McDonald, Curtis W.
CORP Author Texas Southern Univ., Houston.;Industrial Environmental Research Lab., Cincinnati, Ohio.
Publisher Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory ; For sale by the National Information Service,
Year Published 1978
Report Number EPA-600/2-78-011; EPA-R-803332-01
Stock Number PB-280 563
OCLC Number 03995263
ISBN pbk.
Subjects Extraction (Chemistry) ; Metals--Finishing--Waste disposal.
Additional Subjects Water pollution control ; Metal finishing ; Solvent extraction ; Separation ; Electroplating ; Chromium ; Copper ; Nickel ; Zinc ; Sludge ; Chemical reactions ; Industrial wastes ; Nitrogen organic compounds ; Chemical reaction mechanisms ; Alamine 336 ; Heavy metals
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NTIS  PB-280 563 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation vii, 16 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Abstract This report describes a study on the removal of chromium, cadmium, copper, nickel and zinc from metal finishing wastewater using the high molecular weight amine Alamine 336. The study consisted of an initial phase in which the extraction of the metal ions of interest was studied using synthetic solutions. The second phase of the study involved extraction from actual metal finishing wastewater samples. The results of the study indicated that chromium, cadmium and zinc ions can be extracted simultaneously or selectively using a 100-to-1 wastewater to Alamine-336-xylene solution. The simultaneous extraction procedure appears to have some promise for adoption at the industrial scale. Copper and nickel could not be satisfactorily extracted using this procedure. Chromium, cadmium, and zinc can be stripped from the organic phase with better than 99.5 percent efficiency using 4M NaOH. The regenerated reagent can be recycled and reused without any loss of extraction efficiency. The procedures are reproducible, rapid and relatively simple.
Notes Prepared by Texas Southern University under Grant no. R-803332-01. Issued Feb. 1978. Issued bibliographical references.
Place Published Cincinnati, Ohio Springfield, Va.
Corporate Au Added Ent Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory (Cincinnati, Ohio); Texas Southern University.
Corp Au Ser Add Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Environmental protection technology series ; EPA-600/2-78-011.
NTIS Title Notes Final rept..
PUB Date Free Form 1978
Series Title Untraced Environmental protection technology series ; EPA-600/2-78-011
Category Codes 7A; 68D; 99B
NTIS Prices PC A02/MF A01
Primary Description 600/12
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Merged OCLC records 658240094; 1225648153
Control Number 323740323
OCLC Time Stamp 20200731082939
Language eng
SUDOCS Number EP 1.23/2:600/2-78-011
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 02077cam 2200493Ii 45010