Academic
Publications
Removal of color from textile dyeing wastewater by foam separation

Removal of color from textile dyeing wastewater by foam separation,10.1016/j.jhazmat.2010.06.024,Journal of Hazardous Materials,Ke Lu,Xiao-Long Zhang,

Removal of color from textile dyeing wastewater by foam separation   (Citations: 3)
BibTex | RIS | RefWorks Download
The feasibility of foam separation for color removal from direct dyes-containing wastewater was assessed using actual textile wastewater as the research system and cetyl trimethyl ammonium bromide (CTAB) as the collector. The influences of liquid loading volume, air flow rate, surfactant concentration, and initial pH on the removal efficiency and reuse of CTAB in the foamate were studied. The results indicated that using CTAB as a collector for foam separation can provide good foaming quality and effectively remove color from textile wastewater. Under optimum operational conditions (liquid loading volume 450mL, gas flow rate of 500mL/min, CTAB concentration 20mg/L, and an initial pH of 7.0), the removal efficiency reached 88.9%. The residual dye content met the discharge standard for the dyeing and finishing textile industry (GB4287-92) published by the Ministry of Environmental Protection of the People's Republic of China. Using recycled foamate in untreated wastewater, the removal efficiency of 87.5% was obtained with CTAB concentration 10mg/L of the wastewater.
Journal: Journal of Hazardous Materials - J HAZARD MATER , vol. 182, no. 1, pp. 928-932, 2010
Cumulative Annual
View Publication
The following links allow you to view full publications. These links are maintained by other sources not affiliated with Microsoft Academic Search.
Sort by: