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Atheer M. Ghalib


 Removal of direct blue dye by electrocoagulation method has been investigated using aluminum


electrode in a bench-scale electrochemical system. Current density, NaCl concentration,


electrocoagulation time, and dye concentration has been studied as effecting parameters in color


removal efficiency. Increasing of current density will increase the color removal efficiency and


energy consumption as well. While increasing NaCl concentration increase the color removal


efficiency but it decrease energy consumption. High dye concentration is needed for extra


electrocaogolation time to reach the same efficiency that obtained with low dye concentration .With


current applied 0.35 amps. and NaCl concentration of 2 g/l more than 93% efficiency achieved in


14 min. of electrocaogolation time. 

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“REMOVAL OF DIRECT BLUE DYE IN TEXTILEWASTEWATER EFFLUENT BY ELECTROCOAGULATION” (2024) Journal of Engineering, 16(04), pp. 6198–6205. doi:10.31026/j.eng.2010.04.33.

How to Cite

“REMOVAL OF DIRECT BLUE DYE IN TEXTILEWASTEWATER EFFLUENT BY ELECTROCOAGULATION” (2024) Journal of Engineering, 16(04), pp. 6198–6205. doi:10.31026/j.eng.2010.04.33.

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