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Removal of Formaldehyde by CWO

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Posgrado en Ciencias e Ingeniería, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Azcapotzalco, Mexico City 02200, Mexico
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Departamento de Ciencias Básicas, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Azcapotzalco, Mexico City 02200, Mexico
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Presented at the 2nd International Research Conference on Sustainable Energy, Engineering, Materials and Environment (IRCSEEME), Mieres, Spain, 25–27 July 2018.
Proceedings 2018, 2(23), 1471; https://doi.org/10.3390/proceedings2231471
Published: 6 November 2018
A large part of the wastewater generated by the Chemical and Transformation Industries are discharged with the presence of organic pollutants, in many cases they contain refractory organic compounds such as formaldehyde in a very low concentration for their recovery to be profitable, but it is high enough for to constitute a source of important pollution, which causes a loss of biodiversity and retards sustainable development. In the present work, the elimination of formaldehyde by the catalytic wet oxidation reaction is evaluated as part of the tertiary treatment of aqueous effluents in a three-phase reaction system, using copper and cobalt mixed oxides catalysts supported in alumina (alpha phase), the results of the characterization of the catalyst used are also shown, by conventional techniques.
Keywords: CWO; formaldehyde; mixed oxides CWO; formaldehyde; mixed oxides
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Rodríguez-Carrasco, E.; Gutiérrez-Arzaluz, M.; Mugica-Álvarez, V.; Torres-Rodríguez, M. Removal of Formaldehyde by CWO. Proceedings 2018, 2, 1471.

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