Water hyacinth

Kinetics, Equilibrium and Thermodynamics Study on the Adsorption of Pb2+ Ions by Water Hyacinth Powder from both Industrial Wastewater and Aqueous Solution

Introduction The occurrence of heavy metals in the surroundings causes alarm because they’re poisonous even at low concentrations[1]. Heavy metal pollution poses health problems that require being addressed [2]. Exposure to lead has varied effects which include nausea, brain damage, headache, death, abdominal pain and swelling of optic nerve [3]. In children it lowers the …

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Phytoremediation and adsorbent of industrial wastewater effluent treatment using Water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes)

Introduction Freshwater is a beneficial resource for the nourishment of human and industrial life. Environment as an unlimited source for raw materials an unlimited sinks for waste freshwater supplies, and eventually human existence. Wastewater contains toxic contaminants, which, if continuously discharged to water bodies, will seriously affect the marine ecosystem [1]. Environmental pollution is the …

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