Bentonite Acrylic Copolymers Modified As Effective Oil Absorbents
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E. N. Glazacheva, M. V. Uspenskaya, I. E. Strelnikova
The oil sorption on modified bentonite granules was investigated. The sorbent is synthesized through radical polymerization of acrylic acid on the surface of Na-montmorillonite. Sorption isotherms, absorption rate constant and sorption rates were determined.
bentonite, modification, acrylic acid, polymerization, sorbent, oil spills, sorption kinetics