Advances in Biosorption Mechanism and Equilibrium Modeling for Heavy Metals on Biomaterials

Ruixia Liu, Hongxiao Tang, Wai Hung Lo

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The biosorption properties of various biomaterals for metal ions have been widely investigated. The biosorption mechanism and equilibrium modeling of metal ions on biomass are reviewed, and the development tendency in this field is also elucidated.
Original languageChinese (Simplified)
Pages (from-to)87-92
Number of pages6
JournalProgress in Chemistry
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2002


  • Adsorption modeling
  • Biosorption mechanism
  • Heavy metals

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)

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