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Table 3 Column parameters obtained at various flow rates, inlet concentrations, and bed heights

From: Comparison of the adsorption capacity of acetaminophen on sugarcane bagasse and corn cob by dynamic simulation

Qa Hbb Cid tbreak (min) tsat (min) Veff (mL) qtotal (mg) qe (mg g− 1)
SB CC SB CC SB CC SB CC SB CC
1.5 25 40 15.3 27.6 43.0 105.7 64.5 158.6 1.66 4.20 0.25 0.29
2.0 25 40 10.4 18.7 34.1 85.7 68.3 171.4 1.63 4.16 0.24 0.28
2.5 25 40 8.1 14.2 29.1 71.4 72.7 178.6 1.62 4.11 0.24 0.27
3.0 25 40 6.6 11.4 25.3 62.9 75.8 188.6 1.62 4.09 0.24 0.28
1.5 20 40 11.1 20.4 35.4 88.6 53.1 132.8 1.32 3.35 0.25 0.28
1.5 30 40 18.3 35.9 49.3 120.0 73.9 180.0 2.00 5.06 0.25 0.29
1.5 35 40 21.6 45.3 55.6 137.1 83.5 205.7 2.33 5.90 0.25 0.29
1.5 25 20 15.5 28.2 54.4 131.4 81.6 197.2 1.00 2.59 0.15 0.18
1.5 25 60 14.2 27.3 37.9 91.4 56.9 137.1 2.28 5.53 0.34 0.36
1.5 25 80 14.2 27.1 34.1 82.9 51.2 124.3 2.87 7.00 0.43 0.47
  1. Qa = flow rate (mL min−1)
  2. Hbb = bed height (cm)
  3. Cid = ACT initial concentration (mg L−1)