Abilities of Three Microorganisms for Cleaning Cadmium Contaminated Soils

N. I. Ihimekpen; E. Atikpo; N. Kayode-Ojo; A. Michael

Volume 11, Issue 2 , June 2020, , Pages 170-177


  The abilities of three indigenous bacteria for bioremediation of cadmium contaminated soils collected from Agbabu Farm Settlement close to mining sites in Ondo state, Nigeria was studied to provide helpful information for soils remediation and soils health management in this sub-region for Millennium ...  Read More

Removal of Cationic Dye from Aqueous Solution Using Agricultural Wastes: Argan and Almond Shells

M. El-khomri; N. El-messaoudi; S. Bentahar; A. Dbik; A. Lacherai

Volume 9, Issue 4 , December 2018, , Pages 255-262


  In this work, Crystal Violet (CV), cationic dye, is removed from aqueous solution, using wood of Argan shell(ARS) and Almond shell (ALS), as low-cost and eco-friendly biosorbants. The parameters influencing the adsorption of CVon each of our adsorbents, contact time (5–180 min), adsorbent dose ...  Read More

Removal of Toxic Metallic Ions Cr(VI), Cu(II), Ni(II), Co(II) and Cd(II) from Waste Water Effluents of Tanneries by Using Punica granatum (Pomgranate) Membrane

H. Saeed; F. S. Chaudhry; S. Rehman; Z. Rashid; A. Ijaz; J. A. Awan

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 52-57


  The biosorption of toxic metal ions from tannery wastewater effluents was studied with the aid of adsorbent prepared by physicochemical treatment of pomegranate’s membrane (inner whitish material). The results showed that the physicochemical treated  Punica granatum (pomegranate) membranes/ ...  Read More