Adaptability of Teff husk activated carbon for removal of hexavalent chromium from tannery wastewater at optimized process condition

Abstract Tanneries are the major contributors to chromium pollution of the environment. Exposure to chromium (VI) can cause cancer, brain damage, central nervous dysfunction, blood composition damage; damage of lungs, kidneys, liver, and other vital organs. Although various studies have been done on...

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Main Authors: Tsegaye Adane, Awrajaw Dessie
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: SpringerOpen 2020-08-01
Series:Applied Water Science
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Online Access:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13201-020-01269-1