Usage of gold mine tailings based geopolymer on Cu2+ adsorption from water

Demir F., DERUN E.

MAIN GROUP CHEMISTRY, vol.18, no.4, pp.467-476, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/mgc-190801
  • Title of Journal : MAIN GROUP CHEMISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.467-476
  • Keywords: Geopolymer, gold mine tailings, adsorption, heavy metals, HEAVY-METAL ADSORPTION, FLY-ASH, REMOVAL, METAKAOLIN, ISOTHERMS, KINETICS, SORPTION, SILICA


In todays world, heavy metal pollution is one of the major problems. Various methods have been developed for the removal of pollution caused by heavy metals. However, adsorption is the most advantageous process among these methods.