Removal of Heavy Metals from an Actual Small Scale Gold Mining Wastewater by Sorption onto Cocopeat

Cocopeat, a by-product of coconut husk, was used as adsorbent material to remove mercury (Hg) and other heavy metals (As, Ba, Cd, Pb) from the wastewater gathered from the tailings collection tank of a ball mill facility at the small scale gold mining (SSGM) area in Camarines Norte province, Philipp...

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Main Authors: Jessie O. Samaniego, Maria Antonia N. Tanchuling
Format: Article
Published: Universitas Gadjah Mada 2019-04-01
Series:ASEAN Journal on Science and Technology for Development
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