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Sorption of Gadolinium (III) Ions by a Natural Clinoptilolite-Containing Tuff

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The equilibrium and kinetics of sorption of gadolinium (III) ions from sulfate solutions by a natural clinoptilolite containing tuff are studied. It is shown that gadolinium is completely extracted from dilute solutions (<0.002 M). The kinetic parameters of the sorption process are determined.

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N. Kozhevnikova and E. Styazhkina, "Sorption of Gadolinium (III) Ions by a Natural Clinoptilolite-Containing Tuff," Open Journal of Physical Chemistry, Vol. 3 No. 3, 2013, pp. 115-118. doi: 10.4236/ojpc.2013.33014.


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