aluminum sulfate


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aluminum sulfate

n.
A white crystalline compound, Al2(SO4)3, used in papermaking, water purification, sanitation, and tanning.
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com)-- Aluminum sulfate is utilized in the process of water treatment and purification, which has led to the higher demand for this particular compound.
They also reported that the addition of sedimentation aids such as aluminum sulfate is another possibility that should be investigated for the separation of Ti[O.
The main coagulant agent used in industries is the Aluminum Sulfate, added without a predetermined criterion and frequently in excess, with an increase in organic matter and cost of the process (BRAILE; CAVALCANTI, 1993).
first discovered the power of aluminum, in the form of aluminum sulfate (or alum), in 1992, in response to concerns about phosphorus pollution and chicken houses.
The truest blue flowers may be found on certain hydrangeas, which when fertilized with aluminum sulfate, turn a vivid cerulean.
Moreover, it does so in only 5 minutes, a third of the time that aluminum sulfate takes to precipitate solids.
Therefore, the combination of the TEMPO-mediated oxidation of bleached kraft pulp under suitable conditions and aluminum sulfate addition in papermaking can efficiently improve wet tensile strength of paper without any conventional wet strength additives.
Although additions of iron or sodium sulfates reduced the severity of lustrous carbon formation, use of aluminum sulfate was more effective.
The results of this study showed that the ferric chloride had the best TOC removal efficiency, and the aluminum sulfate had the highest rate of turbidity removal among the three types of coagulants used in the study.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND: The use of aluminum sulfate to clarify colored drinking water in many parts of Britain may be linked to a higher risk for Alzheimer's disease, a virulent form of senile dementia.
com/research/v36gw9/2012_deep_research) has announced the addition of the "2012 Deep Research Report on China Aluminum Sulfate Industry" report to their offering.

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