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Wastewater Treatment by Continuous Stirred Tank Reactor (CSTR)

Go Bee, Chew (2013) Wastewater Treatment by Continuous Stirred Tank Reactor (CSTR). Faculty of Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Pahang.

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Abstract

The adsorption has been used for the industrial wastewater treatment, the batch and continuous studies were done. The aim of this study is to develop a new adsorption reactor to continuous removal of the contaminants which is the Continuous Stirred Tank Reactor (CSTR). The adsorbent used was the powdered activated carbon. By the batch studies, the equilibrium and kinetic parameters have been evaluated. Langmuir isotherm was been represented for equilibrium data and the ‘unified approach model’ which recently developed was been used to represent the kinetic data. The CSTR performance was studied and found that the CSTR operates as an ideal CSTR. Effect of initial concentration, contact time and adsorbent dosing rate on the dye removal efficiency in CSTR unit has been investigated.

Item Type: Undergraduates Project Papers
Additional Information: Project paper (Bachelor of Chemical Engineering) -- Universiti Malaysia Pahang – 2013
Uncontrolled Keywords: Water Purification Adsorption Chemical reactors
Subjects: T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Chemical & Natural Resources Engineering
Depositing User: Ms Suriati Mohd Adam
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2014 02:27
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2015 09:34
URI: http://umpir.ump.edu.my/id/eprint/7201
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