Advances in Materials

Volume 10, Issue 2, June 2021

  • Potential Use of Sewage Sludge Ash in Lime-Based Materials

    Mamoudou Sall, Alassane Traoré, Abdou Ciss Wade, Prince Momar Gueye, Saliou Diouf, Gora Dieye, Djibril Diop

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 12-22
    Received: May 19, 2021
    Accepted: Jun. 03, 2021
    Published: Jun. 15, 2021
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    Abstract: Recycling of wastes and their by-products is attracting increasing interest worldwide because of the high environmental impact in the cement, concrete and other industries. This work deals with the study of the physico-chemical characteristics of binders based on sewage sludge ashes and lime. In a first step, we used X-ray fluorescence to determine... Show More
  • Morphological and Structural Elucidation of Room Temperature Catalytic Degradation of Amoxicillin Antibiotic Using Zinc Porphyrin Metal Organic Framework

    Shatakshi Saxena, Punya Saluja, JBM Krishna, Tinku Basu

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 23-30
    Received: Dec. 07, 2020
    Accepted: Dec. 15, 2020
    Published: Jul. 13, 2021
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    Abstract: Environment is witnessing an extensive increase in persistent and bioactive micro pollutants from the last few decades. Since most clinical modalities are flooded with antibiotics, environmental samples such as sewage treatment effluents, surface water and secondary water drainage etc. reveal the presence of bio-recalcitrant antibiotics worldwide, ... Show More