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Synonyms for adsorbent

a material having capacity or tendency to adsorb another substance

having capacity or tendency to adsorb or cause to accumulate on a surface

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The report"Adsorbents Market by Type (Molecular Sieves, Activated Carbon and Alumina, Silica Gel, Clay, and Others), by Application (Petrochemicals, Water Treatment, Air Separation & Drying, and Others), and by Region - Global Trends and Forecast to 2020" , The global Adsorbents Market is projected to reach USD 4.
After collection of sawdust adsorbent of Eucalyptus, the particles were homogenized by mesh 35, then it was washed with distilled water to remove dust and other pollution, then was dried in oven at 30OC .
Professor Cooper says that the sponge works best under the high pressures intrinsic to the IGCC process: "Just like a kitchen sponge swells when It takes on water, the adsorbent swells slightly when It soaks up C[O.
Results of the research enable obtaining of super adsorbent polyamide polymer with low cost by using a new method.
The sorption column packed with adsorbent media to a height of (10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90 and 100 cm) supported from the top and the bottom by glass hollow cylinder layer, each cylinder have (0.
The Langmuir isotherm model assumes monolayer coverage of adsorbate over a homogeneous adsorbent surface, and at equilibrium, a saturation point is reached where no further adsorption can occur.
Preparation and characterization of oil shale ash adsorbent
This and ORNL's patent pending technology to manufacture the adsorbent fibres results in a material able to selectively recover metals more quickly and with increased adsorption capacity, thereby dramatically increasing efficiency.
e] (mg/l) is the concentration of Pb(II), Cr(III), or Cr(VI) at equilibrium, V (L) is the volume of the solution, and m (g) is the weight of the adsorbent.
The carbonaceous material is an aforesaid unique and versatile adsorbent that is extensively used in water treatments [19].
Thousand Oaks, CA) has patented a process for separating a target protein (such as a recombinant protein produced in a cell culture) from a mixture containing the target protein and contaminants (such as cell culture contaminants), by contacting the mixture with a hydrophobic adsorbent comprising branched hydrocarbon functional groups in an aqueous salt solution and collecting the unbound flow-through fraction containing the target protein.
Experimental results show that the adsorbent can remove the mercaptan and other sulphide from gasoline.
The Rhobust adsorbent is a key component of Solanic's industrial processing plant, which was officially opened in December 2007, in Gasselternijveen, the Netherlands.
Tokyo, Japan, Sept 26, 2007 - (JCN Newswire) - Asahi Kasei Chemicals, the core operating company for chemical-related operations of the Asahi Kasei Group (TSE: 3407), has developed the world's fastest phosphorus adsorbent, together with an efficient water treatment system using this adsorbent for the selective, high-level removal and high-purity recovery of phosphorus from treated water.