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Main Title Effect of GAC Characteristics on Adsorption of Organic Pollutants.
Author Sorial, G. A. ; Suidan, M. T. ; Vidic, R. D. ; Brenner., R. C. ;
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Risk Reduction Engineering Lab. ;Cincinnati Univ., OH. ;Pittsburgh Univ., PA.
Publisher c1994
Year Published 1994
Report Number EPA/600/A-94/040;
Stock Number PB94-158664
Additional Subjects Activated carbon treatment ; Phenols ; Water pollution control ; Adsorption ; Removal ; Production ; Petroleum products ; Residues ; Coal ; Surfaces ; Isotherms ; Anoxia ; Reprint ; Granular activated carbon
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB94-158664 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 09/01/1994
Collation 18p
Abstract The impact of the characteristics of granular activated carbon (GAC) on adsorption capacity and on the potential for polymerization of phenolic compounds on the surface of GAC in the presence of molecular oxygen is evaluated in the study. Adsorption isotherm data were collected for p-chlorophenol on five activated carbons, three manufactured from bituminous coal, one manufactured from lignite coal, and one manufactured from wood. These isotherms were collected under anoxic (absence of molecular oxygen) and oxic (presence of molecular oxygen) conditions. Higher extraction efficiencies of the carbons used in the oxic isotherms were obtained for the carbons that exhibited lower increases in capacities when compared to anoxic isotherms. (Copyright (c) 1991 Water Pollution Control Federation.)
Supplementary Notes Pub. in Proceedings of the Annual Water Pollution Control Federation Conference and Exposition (64th), Toronto, Ontario, October 7-10, 1991, p1-15. Prepared in cooperation with Cincinnati Univ., OH. and Pittsburgh Univ., PA.
NTIS Title Notes Proceedings 1990-93.
Title Annotations Reprint: Effect of GAC Characteristics on Adsorption of Organic Pollutants.
Category Codes 68D; 68; 99B
NTIS Prices PC A03/MF A01
Primary Description 600/14
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 414726596
Origin NTIS
Type CAT