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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2005 Vol.6 No.7 P.627-631


Rapid dechlorination of chlorinated organic compounds by nickel/iron bimetallic system in water

Author(s):  TONG Shao-ping, WEI Hong, MA Chun-an, LIU Wei-ping

Affiliation(s):  College of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, State Key Laboratory Breeding Base of Green Chemistry-Synthesis Technology, Zhejiang University of Technology, Hangzhou 310032, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   sptong@zjut.edu.cn

Key Words:  p-Chlorophenol, Atrazine, Nickel/iron, Catalytic reduction dechlorination

TONG Shao-ping, WEI Hong, MA Chun-an, LIU Wei-ping. Rapid dechlorination of chlorinated organic compounds by nickel/iron bimetallic system in water[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2005, 6(7): 627-631.

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Detoxification of chlorinated organic compounds via reaction with nickel/iron powder was implemented in aqueous solution. Compared to iron, nickel/iron bimetallic powder had higher hydrodechlorination activities for both atrazine (ATR) and p-Chlorophenol (pCP); nickel/iron (2.96%, w/w) was shown to have the largest specific surface area and the optimum proportion for the dechlorination of both ATR and pCP. Electrochemical measurements showed that the adsorbed hydrogen atom on the nickel must have been the dominant reductive agent for the dechlorination of both ATR and pCP in this system.

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