Studies on Bioaccumulation of Cr(VI) in Phaseolus mungo with titanium industrial waste

Authors(2) :-Mindi Ramakrishna, Narasimhulu Korrapati

Rutile is an interesting, varied and important mineral. Rutile is a major ore of titanium, a metal used for high tech alloys because of its light weight, high strength and resistance to corrosion. Rutile is also unwittingly of major importance to the gemstone markets. It also forms its own interesting and beautiful mineral specimens. Contamination of soils, ground water, sediments, surface waters and air with trace metals is one of the major environmental problems. This study focused on the investigation of the capability of the dried biomass of Phaseolus mungo (L.) to remove heavy metal (chromium) from titanium industry effluent. From the results it was confirmed that P.mungo can be effectively used for the treatment of heavy metal polluted industry effluent

Authors and Affiliations

Mindi Ramakrishna
Department of Chemical Engineering, Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies, Nuzvid (IIIT), Andhra Pradesh, India
Narasimhulu Korrapati
Department of Chemical Engineering, Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies, Nuzvid (IIIT), Andhra Pradesh, India

Titanium dioxide rutile, Seeds of Phaseolus mungo; Titanium industry waste; Red soil; Sand and vermi compost

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Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 2 | March-April 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 233-237
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET173258
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Mindi Ramakrishna, Narasimhulu Korrapati, " Studies on Bioaccumulation of Cr(VI) in Phaseolus mungo with titanium industrial waste, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 2, pp.233-237, March-April-2017.
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