Adsorption Processes - ChE Links
Activated Carbon Literature
Technical literature from ATOFINA Chemicals: Acticarbone - The White Paper, The Use of
Powder Activated Carbon in the Chemical, Pharmaceutical and Agro-Food Industries,
Measurement of Activated Carbon Performance in the Treatment of Liquids. All documents in
An introduction: adsorbents, applications, types of adsorption isotherms, batch
adsorption, design of adsorption columns.
From the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, guidelines for the design of liquid and vapor phase
adsorption systems, includes principles and theory of adsorption, liquid and vapor phase
carbon adsorption, carbon regeneration, and non-carbon adsorption, PDF-file.
Page by Michel Pons about the principle of adsorption cycles for refrigeration.
From a lecture about air quality and air pollution control at the University of Minnesota:
two pdf-files with information about adorption mechanisms, adsorbents, and pressure drop
through packed beds.
Database of Zeolite
From the Structure Commission of the International Zeolite Association, provides
structural information on all zeolite structure types.
Design Considerations for
...Carbon Adsorption Vapor Recovery Systems. Paper by W. Nicholson Tuttle and Jon W.
...for the book "Principles of Adsorption and Reaction on Solid Surfaces" by
...for environmental protection. Paper by K.-D. Henning and S. Schäfer,
Derivation of the Langmuir equation and graphical illustration (Java applet).
Properties of ion exchange resins and activated carbon from ResinTech, Inc.
Silica Gel - FAQ
What is silica gel and how does it work?
What is Adsorption?
Adsorbents, applications, and references. An introduction from the International
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