International Journal of Environmental Chemistry


Volume 2, Issue 1, June 2018

  • Determination of the Sea Waters Quality of Tobruk-Libya Gulf

    Gaith G. Altohame Jalgaif, Salah Ali M. Idris, Rabie Ali M. Maarouf, Ahmed M. Attia, Manal M. El-Naggar

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, June 2018
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: 2 April 2018
    Accepted: 18 April 2018
    Published: 19 May 2018
    Abstract: This work consists of assessing the degree of pollution caused by wastewater, Power station discharge pipe and petroleum port in the gulf of Tobruk-Libya. This study is based on the analysis of the physicochemical parameters, the parameters indicating pollution and the determination of pH, DO, BOD, OOM, phenol, Salinity, nutrients (PO4, SiO3, NO2, ... Show More
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Aluminium Oxide (Al2O3) Nanoparticles and its Application in Azodye Decolourisation

    Vijaya Pandurang Dhawale, VaideiBalraj Khobragade, Satish Damodar Kulkarni

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, June 2018
    Pages: 10-17
    Received: 29 March 2018
    Accepted: 4 May 2018
    Published: 30 May 2018
    Abstract: The adsorption behaviour of an azodye Methylene Blue (MB) over aluminum oxide nano particles (AONP) generated by sol-gel method has been studied to investigate the physicochemical process involved andexplore the potential use of AONP in wastewater treatment. The variables incorporated in the present study are concentration of dye, dosage of adsorbe... Show More
  • Decolorizing Methyl Orange by Fe-Electrocoagulation Process – A Mechanistic Insight

    Sara Irki, Djamel Ghernaout, Mohamed Wahib Naceur, Abdulaziz Alghamdi, Mohamed Aichouni

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, June 2018
    Pages: 18-28
    Received: 9 August 2018
    Accepted: 20 August 2018
    Published: 13 September 2018
    Abstract: The aim of this work is to study the removal of methyl orange (MO) using electrocoagulation (EC) process. An electrochemical cell consisting of two iron electrodes, with 22.5 cm2 as an active surface, is used. Operating conditions are optimized such as nature and concentration of the supporting electrolyte, current density, pH, inter-electrode dist... Show More