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Table 7 Comparison of adsorption properties with other biosorbents

From: Adsorption properties of sugarcane bagasse and corn cob for the sulfamethoxazole removal in a fixed-bed column

Biosorbent Antibiotic qe_max (mg g−1) % Removal Reference
Fish waste Sulfamethoxazole 0.002 62 [36]
Fish waste Trimethoprim 0.046 56 [36]
Sugarcane bagasse Acetaminophen 0.38 [21]
Sugarcane bagasse Ciprofloxacin 9.37 [17]
Sugarcane bagasse Tetracycline 0.17 98 [20]
Corn Cob Ciprofloxacin 2.23 60 [37]
Corn cob Sulfamethoxazole 0.35 52 [28]
Corn Cob Acetaminophen 0.42 [21]
Rice Husk Ciprofloxacin 5.61 56 [37]
Cork Bark Acetaminophen 0.99 [38]
Agricultural soil Sulfamethoxazole 0.35 [16]
Cork Ibuprofen 0.32 98 [39]
Cork Carbamazepine 0.37 88 [39]
Pine Wood Diclofenac 0.33 69 [40]
Sugarcane bagasse Sulfamethoxazole 0.23 74 This work
Corn cob Sulfamethoxazole 0.15 65 This work