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

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Mindi Ramakrishna, Narasimhulu Korrapati
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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

Mindi Ramakrishna, Narasimhulu Korrapati

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

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 2 | March-April - 2017
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2017-04-30 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
233-237 IJSRSET173258   Technoscience Academy

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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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