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Removal of Asbestos Fibers from Water.

Authors
Schiller-JE; Khalafalla-SE
Source
U S Pat 4 181 607 1980 Jan; :
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10007157
Abstract
Asbestos fibers are removed from water by filtration through a bed of magnesium oxide. Aqueous suspensions (1-10 ppm) of fibers of chrysotile, crocidolite, and amphibole cummingtonite-grunerite were percolated through a 0.5-1.0 Cm layer of mgo. No fibers were found in the effluent water
Publication Date
19800101
Document Type
PA;
Fiscal Year
1980
Identifying No.
P 2-80
NIOSH Division
TCRC;
Source Name
U.S. Pat. 4,181,607, Jan. 1, 1980; Chem. Abstr. 91:128,869M
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