Latest Sorption Stories

2011-06-16 12:30:19

Assessing the environmental risk of pesticide use is an important, complex task that requires knowledge of the equilibrium sorption parameter.

2008-09-21 03:00:24

By Bakouri, Hicham El Morillo, Jose; Usero, Jose; Ouassini, Abdelhamid ABSTRACT: This work proposes a viable remediation method based on the use of natural organic substances (NOSs) that characterize the Mediterranean region to improve the ecological system.

2008-07-02 06:00:47

By Smith, S Takacs, I; Murthy, S; Daigger, G T; Szabo, A ABSTRACT: A phosphate complexation model is developed, in an attempt to understand the mechanistic basis of chemically mediated phosphate removal.

2008-06-14 03:00:15

By Englund, Karl Abstract Wood flour made from maple (Acer sp.) and 4 hybrid poplar (Populus spp.) (HP) clones was blended with polypropylene (PP) and extruded using a conical, twin-screw extruder to produce a profiled wood plastic composite (WPC).

2007-12-28 06:00:24

By Amuda, Omotayo Sarafadeen Ojo, Olumuyiwa Idowu;

2007-08-30 06:19:19

By Zhang, Q L Gao, Nai-Yun; Lin, Y C; Xu, Bin; Le, Lin-sheng ABSTRACT: Removal of arsenic(V) from aqueous solutions was evaluated with the following three different sorption materials: coal-based activated carbon 12 x 40 (activated carbon), iron(II) oxide (FeO)/activated carbon-H, and iron oxide.

2007-04-15 03:00:25

By Capasso, S; Colella, C; Coppola, E; Iovino, P;

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.