SYNTHETIC MATERIALS FOR THE UPTAKE OF PERCHLORATE

Open Access
Author:
Kim, Joo Young
Graduate Program:
Environmental Pollution Control
Degree:
Master of Science
Document Type:
Master Thesis
Date of Defense:
July 03, 2009
Committee Members:
  • Sridhar Komarneni, Thesis Advisor
  • Fred Scott Cannon, Thesis Advisor
Keywords:
  • UPTAKE OF PERCHLORATE
Abstract:
Synthetic matrials such as layered double hydroxides (LDHs), organoclays and organosilica (MCM-41) were synthesized, characterized and evaluated for their effectiveness in removing perchlorate anions from solutions.