Original Research Paper
Green synthesis of TiO2 nanoparticle : its characterization and potential application in Zoxamide photodegradation.

Pijushkanti Purkait; Arijita Bhattacharyya; Sankhajit Roy; Saikat Maitra; Gopes Das; Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 191-203


  This article reports the green synthesis of titanium dioxide nanoparticles (TiO2 NPs) from aqueous leaf extract of Trema Orientalis (L) and its effectiveness in photodegradation process of zoxamide under UV irradiation(λ max ≥ 250 nm) . Titanium (IV) isopropoxide act as the precursor and leaf ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Kinetic Studies on Simultaneous Biosorption of Divalent Copper and Hexavalent Chromium using Mallet Flower Leaf Powder

Devarapalli Venkata Padma; Susarla Venkata Ananta Rama Sastry

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 204-217


  The aim of this work is to exploit low cost and efficient sorbent for removal of heavy metals from the aqueous solution using Mallet Flower Leaf Powder (MFLP). MFLP is processed into a fine powder and used as a bio-adsorbent. Experiments are conducted to find out the feasibility of metal recovery process ...  Read More

Review Paper
Titanium dioxide Nanoparticles an Oxidative Stress Inducer: A Review on noxious corollary.

Moksh Tandon; Akshita Gupta; Anupreet Kaur

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 218-233


  It is unquestionable that the employment of nano technology in every enterprise depicts a future for sustainable development due to the cheap and clean availability of nano materials. Evidently the researchers have largely centered on the blessings of the nano materials in cosmetics and food industries ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Investigation on polysulfone blended NH2-MIL125 (Ti) membrane for photocatalytic degradation of Methylene Blue dye

Abbas Ahmadi; Mohammad Hossein Sarrafzadeh; Maryam Mohamadi; Zeinab Mahdigholian; Akram Hosseinian

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 234-245


  < p>Membrane hybrid processes represent innovative separation technologies in which each technique complements the advantages and overcomes the challenges of the other. Dye removal from wastewater is an application for which membrane hybrid processes are widely applied. The focus of this study ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Ultra trace determination of lead and copper ions in water samples using polyamidoamine dendrimer supported on SBA-15 nanomaterial

Leila Hajiaghababaei; Zahra Farashe; Alireza Badiei; Mohammad Reza Ganjali; Ghodsi Mohammadi Ziarani

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 246-255


  In this work, polyamidoamine dendrimer G(1.5) supported on SBA-15 nanoporous is used as a novel sorbent for extraction and determination of Pb2+ and Cu2+ ions from environmental water specimens utilizing flame atomic absorption spectrometry. FTIR spectrum and thermal analysis were used to represent the ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Basic dyes removal by adsorption process using magnetic Fucus vesiculosus (brown algae)

Hessam Jafari; Gholam Reza Mahdavinia; Bagher Kazemi; Shahrzad Javanshir; Samira Alinavaz

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 256-269


  Abstract: In this project, new magnetic Fucus vesiculosus (m-FV) nanoparticles with a high adsorption capacity of cationic dyes were prepared. To reach a nanocomposite with effective performance, Fucus vesiculosus (FV) was modified using ultrasound. Then, the Fe2+/Fe3+ ions were co-precipitated in situ ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
The green synthesis of magnesium oxide nanoparticles in MFI type zeolite and its application as a photocatalyst

Azita Albouyeh; Afshin Pourahmad; Hassan kefayati

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 283-293


  Rice husk silica (RHS), an agriculture waste, was used as a silica source for MFI zeolite synthesis. Magnesium oxide (MgO) nanoparticles (NPs) were grown in zeolite substrates using a solid state reaction. The synthesized nanocomposite (NC) was characterized by X-ray diffraction (XRD), scanning electron ...  Read More