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This chapter covers fundamental aspects of adsorption process engineering. In particular, the importance of adsorption processes for water treatment is discussed and analyzed. Environmental impact of some key aquatic pollutants is also reviewed. Opportunity areas for adsorption process intensification are also highlighted in this chapter including a brief overview of the content of this book.

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Bonilla-Petriciolet, A., Mendoza-Castillo, D.I., Reynel-Ávila, H.E. (2017). Introduction. In: Bonilla-Petriciolet, A., Mendoza-Castillo, D., Reynel-Ávila, H. (eds) Adsorption Processes for Water Treatment and Purification . Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58136-1_1

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