Essays about: "Activated carbon"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 87 essays containing the words Activated carbon.

  1. 1. Reducing the environmental impact of new neighbourhoods during early planning stages using life cycle analysis (LCA) : Towards effective decision support tools for settlements projects

    University essay from KTH/Byggvetenskap

    Author : Pierrick Francois Gervasi; [2022]
    Keywords : district LCA; residential neighbourhood; EPD; Urban Print; urban; modelling; normalization; weighing; planet boundaries.;

    Abstract : Since the first warnings on the limits of planet Earth, 50 years ago, policies havenot been sufficient and fast enough to create a more sustainable world, which is todayillustrated by climate change, an increase in resource scarcity, and tremendousbiodiversity loss. Cities have been playing an important role in those environmentalconsequences, today accounting for 60% of greenhouse gases. READ MORE

  2. 2. Define optimum process conditions to produce CO2 adsorbents from pur materials

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Daniel Pantzar; Anton Coates; [2022]
    Keywords : Carbon capture and storage; Adsorbent; Chemical activation;

    Abstract : The Carbon Capture and Storage method has been acknowledged for the capabilities of reducing up to 20% CO2 emissions. Development of porous carbon materials prepared from polyurethane foam adsorbent were investigated for capture of CO2. In this thesis work, the carbon material was chemically activated through the direct and indirect methods. READ MORE

  3. 3. Study of yield variation in a pharmaceutical manufacturing process and optimization of purification subsection : By a design of experiments study of the production parameters and a laboratory study of the purification step

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Sandra Lord; [2022]
    Keywords : Yield variations; activated carbon; pharmaceutical industry; purification; design of experiments; optimization; Utbytesvariation; aktivt kol; läkemedelsindustrin; reningssteg; experimentell design; optimering;

    Abstract : The product R1-MR2E is an ester formed from an esterification of a carboxylic acid and an alcohol at Cambrex Karlskoga AB. The production of the intermediate R1-MR2E is a large-scale production and there are two main objectives and two sub-objectives that this project aims to study of the manufacturing. READ MORE

  4. 4. REMOVAL OF PFAS FROM WASTEWATER THROUGH ADSORPTION AND SORBENT INCINERATION

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Aston Sandblad; [2022]
    Keywords : PFAS; Adsorption; Incineration;

    Abstract : Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, PFAS, are a manufactured group of chemicals that have been found to be toxic to humans and the environment. Exposure to PFAS may include birth defects for infants as well as an increased risk of cancer. READ MORE

  5. 5. Influence of Wastewater DOM Fractions on the Adsorption of Pharmaceuticals onto Activated Carbon

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Koustubh Karande; [2022]
    Keywords : Wastewater treatment; Dissolved organic matter; Pharmaceuticals; Activated carbon; Hydrophobicity; Molecular weight; Water resources engineering; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Micropollutants in our sources of freshwater is an issue which requires immediate attention. The presence of pharmaceuticals, endocrine disrupting agents, pesticides and other harmful compounds have proven to have impact on the aquatic as well as on human life. READ MORE