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Climate change and air pollution

Removal of toluene from Air- scream using semi industrial two-phase bioscrubber with cutting oil: An intervention study

by Golbabaei F. Karimi A. Rahimimoghadam S. Nourmohammadi M.

Environmental Health

Toluene is a monocyclic aromatic compound that finds widespread use in various industrial processes. Due to its harmful effects on human health and environment, this study aimed to remove toluene from the air stream using a two-phase bioscrubber. The bioscrubber design consisted of an absorption...

: Biodegradation Toluene +3 more

Quantifying the carbon sequestration potential of different soil management practices aimed at increasing organic content in soil and reducing the usage of chemical inputs

by Kaur M. Nagabhooshanam N. Sharma P.

Climate change mitigation and adaptation

The global imperative to address climate change and promote sustainable agriculture has underscored the critical role of soil management practices in enhancing carbon sequestration and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. This research focuses on quantifying the carbon sequestration potential of...

Carbon Sequestration Soil management practices +3 more

Circular economy

An Overview of Circular Economy Management Approach for Sustainable Construction and Demolish Waste Management

by Alazaiza M. Albahnasawi A. Eyvaz M. AlMaskari T. Abuamr S. Nassani D.E. Abu Jazar M. Al-Abod S.

Solid Waste Management

The construction industry has been identified as a major contributor to environmental degradation, particularly through the generation of waste. Unsustainable production and consumption patterns in the construction industry have resulted in high amounts of waste, which is often disposed of in...

sustainability Circular economy +1 more

Material Characterization and Mechanical Performance Study on Natural Particulates of Saccharum Spontaneum Reinforced Biodegradable Polymeric Composite

by Vellingiri S.


The present work investigated the biodegradable polymer composite through the injection molding method. The matrix material of polylactic acid (PLA) and reinforcement particulates of novel Saccharum spontaneum (SS) were incorporated into the polymer matrix in the range of 5 % to 25 %. In addition to...

Poly-lactic acid Saccharum Spontaneum +3 more

Green, environmentally friendly synthesis of MnO Nanoparticles for corrosion inhibition in mild steel

by Rajasekar V. Shyamala M. Aravind J.


This study uses green, environmentally friendly methods to synthesize manganese oxide nanoparticles (MnO-NPs) that can be applied on mild steel as a safe and eco-friendly material with corrosion inhibition attributes. Mukia madaraspatana leaf extract is effective in the green synthesis of Mno-NPs...

green synthesis Manganese oxide nanoparticles +3 more

Water and wastewater

Navigating Heavy Metal Removal: Insights into Advanced Treatment Technologies for Wastewater: A review.

by Abdullayev E. Vakili A.H. Abu Amr S. Karaağaç S.U. Alazaiza M.

Water and Wastewater Treatment

This paper provides an overview of heavy metal removal technologies for wastewater treatment, with a focus on adsorption, chemical oxidation, ion exchange, and various coagulation processes. The discussion revolves around wastewater characterization as an essential first step in creating efficient...

Indusctrial wastewater Removal +4 more

Enhanced visible light photocatalytic activity of SDBS/C/Nd/TiO2 synthesized by using anionic surfactant SDBS as template agent

by Li C.

Water treatment

The catalyst SDBS/C/Nd/TiO2 was synthesized by sol-gel method using TiO2 co-doped with C and Nd and anionic surfactant SDBS as template agent. The prepared photocatalysts were characterized by X-ray diffraction (XRD), scanning electron (SEM), X-ray photoelectron spectrometer (XPS) and UV-vis diffuse...

Sol-gel method Anionic surfactant +3 more

Analysis of Climate Change for Drought Forecasting Using High-Resolution Data and Ensemble Learning with Optimized Pruning Model

by Indirani M. Venketbabu T. Vinmathi M. Srinivasulu S.

Climate change mitigation and adaptation

Investigating the influence of climate change on drought in a dynamic environment is essential for human society, agriculture, and ecology. Draught forecasting often considers machine learning techniques that use climate-mode indices as predictor variables. However, forecasting in long lead times is...

Climate variables draught +6 more

Solid waste management

Critical review on source tracing method based on heavy metals in soil: key parameters, data processing and environmental geochemical information extraction

by Yao Q. Wang Y. Zhou G. Wu S. Li Y.

Soil and groundwater contamination and remediation

Heavy metals have significant environmental impacts on human health and ecosystems. Appropriate remediation measures can be developed based on the source characteristics of heavy metals. So tracking the source of heavy metal pollution has become a prerequisite for assessing its potential pollution...

Soil Heavy metal +3 more