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  • Phosphate removal from aqueous solution using a hybrid impregnated polymeric sorbent containing hydrated ferric oxide (HFO) 

    You Chen, Xialei; Guaya, Diana; Farran Marsà, Adriana; Valderrama Angel, César Alberto; Cortina Pallás, José Luís (2016-03-01)
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    BACKGROUND: This study evaluated a polymeric ion exchanger impregnated with nanoparticles of hydrated ferric oxide as a selective sorbent for anionic P(V) species. The hybrid impregnated anion exchanger (HAIX) employed as ...
  • Phosphate removal from aqueous solutions using a hybrid fibrous exchanger containing hydrated ferric oxide nanoparticles 

    You Chen, Xialei; Farran Marsà, Adriana; Guaya, Diana; Valderrama Angel, César Alberto; Cortina Pallás, José Luís; Soldatov, V. (2016)
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    This study presents the evaluation of a fibrous ion exchanger impregnated with nanoparticles of hydrated ferric oxide (HFO) as a selective sorbent for phosphate. The hybrid impregnated anion exchanger (FIBAN-As) combines ...
  • Study of several variables in the penetration stage of a vegetable tannage using ultrasound 

    Combalia Cendra, Felip; Morera Prat, Josep Maria; Bartolí Soler, Esther (2016-07-01)
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    This study concerns the implementation and improvement of a system that applies ultrasound technology in vegetable tanning, which is an eco-friendly tanning process. The system is versatile and requires no major modifications ...
  • Incorporation of selenium(IV) and selenium(VI) on uranyl peroxide 

    Martínez Torrents, Albert; Giménez Izquierdo, Francisco Javier; Martínez Lledó, Xavier; Casas Pons, Ignasi; De pablo, J. (2015-01-01)
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    © 2014, Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, Hungary. The sorption of Se(IV) and Se(VI) on uranium peroxide has been studied considering the sorption kinetics, the sorption isotherms and the effect of pH. Selenium sorption on studtite ...
  • Hide unhairing: achieving lower pollution loads, decreased wastewater toxicity and solid waste reduction 

    Morera Prat, Josep Maria; Bartolí Soler, Esther; Gavilanes, Rosa M. (2016-01-20)
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    This study aims to diminish the pollution being discharged into wastewaters through changes in the unhairing process. To this aim, we are replacing a reductive hair degrading process with a process which combines a ...
  • Applied scientific method in the laboratory 

    Amante García, Beatriz; Martínez Martínez, María del Rosario; Cadenato Matia, Ana María; Gallego Fernández, María Isabel; Salán Ballesteros, Maria Núria (Tempus Publications, 2011)
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  • Powdered Ca-activated zeolite for phosphate removal from treated waste-water 

    Hermassi, Mehrez; Valderrama Angel, César Alberto; Moreno Palmerola, Natalia; Font Piqueras, Oriol; Querol Carceller, Xavier; Batis, Narjes; Cortina Pallás, José Luís (2016-01-01)
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    Background: A powdered zeolitic material synthesised from fly ash (FA) (NaP1-FA) and its calcium modified form (CaP1-NA) were studied as sorbent materials for the recovery of phosphate from treated waste-water effluents. ...
  • RIMA project: activities and initiatives communion and sharing in educational innovation at UPC-BarcelonaTech 

    Salán Ballesteros, Maria Núria; Martínez Martínez, María del Rosario; Portet Cortés, Esperanza; Torra Bitlloch, Immaculada (2012)
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    The RIMA project (Research and Innovation in Learning Methodologies, http://www.upc.edu/rima) is a proposal from Education Science Institute (ICE) of the (UPC-BARCELONATECH). The aim of this project is to become a forum ...
  • Looking towards the hinterland for sustainable development 

    Seguí Julià, Xavier; Puig Duran, Martí; Darbra Roman, Rosa Maria; Wooldridge, Chris (2015-12-21)
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  • New environmental performance baseline for inland ports: A benchmark for the European inland port sector 

    Seguí Julià, Xavier; Puig Duran, Martí; Quinteri, Eugenio; Wooldridge, Chris; Darbra Roman, Rosa Maria (2016-04-01)
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    This paper presents the results of a collaborative programme of action between the European Federation of Inland Ports (EFIP) and the EC PORTOPIA research project to assist EU inland ports to enhance further their environmental ...

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