Advances in Bioscience and Bioengineering

Volume 3, Issue 2, April 2015

  • Application of Fungal Biofilm Supported on Activated Carbon for Adsorption of Two Azodyes: Adsorption Kinetics and Isotherms

    Asmaa Mawad, Naeima Yousef, Ahmed Shoreit

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, April 2015
    Pages: 11-19
    Received: 27 May 2015
    Accepted: 1 June 2015
    Published: 19 June 2015
    Abstract: Waste effluents from textile industries, newspaper printing and photography contain residues of dyes and chemicals. Synthetic dyes present in water bodies, even at very low concentrations, can be extremely toxic to the living organisms due to cutting the development of bacteria and preventing the photosynthesis in aqueous flora. Acid Blue 25 (AB25) a... Show More