Novel Biomaterials

Decontamination of Toxic Metals from Wastewater

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ISBN: 978-3-642-11328-4 (Print) 978-3-642-11329-1 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-10

    Heavy Metals: Environmental Threat

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    Pages 11-20

    Detoxification of Metals – Biochelation

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    Pages 21-29

    Metal Decontamination: Techniques Used So Far

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    Pages 31-31

    Existing Metal Removal Technologies: Demerits

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    Pages 33-42

    Hyperaccumulation: A Phytoremedial Approach

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    Pages 43-46

    Biosorption: A Promising Green Approach

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    Pages 47-50

    Biosorption: Mechanistic Aspects

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    Pages 51-52

    Biosorbents Used So Far

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    Pages 53-55

    Biosorption: Application Strategies

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    Pages 57-69

    Designing of Experiments

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    Pages 71-86

    Interpretations

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    Pages 87-91

    Sorption Isotherms and Kinetics

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    Pages 93-96

    Reusability of Biomaterial: A Cost-Effective Approach

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    Pages 97-102

    Characterization of Metal–Biomaterial Interaction

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    Pages 103-109

    Protein as Possible Bioactive Principle

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    Pages 111-125

    Novel Biomaterials – Commercialization Approach

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 127-140