Ongoing progress on novel nanocomposite membranes for the separation of heavy metals from contaminated water.

Abstract:

:Membranes, as the primary separation element of membrane-based processes, have greatly attracted the attention of researchers in several water treatment applications, including wastewater treatment, water purification, water disinfection, toxic and non-toxic chemical molecules, heavy metals, among others. Today, the removal of heavy metals from water has become challenging, in which chemical engineers are approaching new materials in membrane technologies. Therefore, the current review elucidates the progress of using different concepts of membranes and potential novel materials for such separations, identifying that polymeric membranes can exhibit a removal efficiency from 77 up to 99%; while novel nanocomposite membranes are able to offer complete removal of heavy metals (up to 100%), together with unprecedented permeation rates (from 80 up to 1, 300 L m-2 h-1). Thereby, the review also addresses the highlighted literature survey of using polymeric and nanocomposite membranes for heavy metal removal, highlighting the relevant insights and denoted metal uptake mechanisms. Moreover, it gives up-to-date information related to those novel nanocomposite materials and their contribution to heavy metals separation. Finally, the concluding remarks, future perspectives, and strategies for new researchers in the field are given according to the recent findings of this comprehensive review.

journal_name

Chemosphere

journal_title

Chemosphere

authors

Castro-Muñoz R,González-Melgoza LL,García-Depraect O

doi

10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.129421

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2020-12-28 00:00:00

pages

129421

eissn

0045-6535

issn

1879-1298

pii

S0045-6535(20)33619-5

journal_volume

270

pub_type

杂志文章
  • Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate and mono(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate in media for in vitro fertilization.

    abstract::In vitro fertilization (IVF) is one of the most important treatments of infertility to provide a chance of conceiving. In IVF treatment, sperm are washed and motile sperm are isolated with sperm washing media (SWM) for the purpose of fertilization; fertilized ova are then incubated for a maximum of 5 or 6d in media fo...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2011.09.043

    authors: Takatori S,Akutsu K,Kondo F,Ishii R,Nakazawa H,Makino T

    更新日期:2012-02-01 00:00:00

  • Personal exposure to PM2.5-bound organic species from domestic solid fuel combustion in rural Guanzhong Basin, China: Characteristics and health implication.

    abstract::Domestic solid fuels combustion produces a mass of fine particulate matter (PM2.5). PM2.5-bound organics, including polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), oxygenated-PAHs (OPAHs), phthalate esters (PAEs) and hopanes, were quantified in indoor, outdoor and personal exposure samples collected in rural Guanzhong Basin,...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2019.04.010

    authors: Li Y,Xu H,Wang J,Ho SSH,He K,Shen Z,Ning Z,Sun J,Li L,Lei R,Zhang T,Lei Y,Yang L,Cao Y,Cao J

    更新日期:2019-07-01 00:00:00

  • PCDD/F inhibition by prior addition of urea to the solid fuel in laboratory experiments and results statistical evaluation.

    abstract::The objectives of this work were to study the effect of urea addition to the fuel before the combustion on the suppression of PCDD/F emissions, to examine the influence of urea to PCDD/F isomer patterns by employing statistical analysis techniques and to determine the most effective method of urea addition. Urea in th...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/s0045-6535(00)00248-4

    authors: Samaras P,Blumenstock M,Lenoir D,Schramm KW,Kettrup A

    更新日期:2001-02-01 00:00:00

  • Microcystin-LR exposure induced nephrotoxicity by triggering apoptosis in female zebrafish.

    abstract::Recently, several studies showed that microcystin-LR (MCLR) can accumulate and induce toxicity in kidney. However, the exact mechanism is unknown. The aim of this study was to explore the mechanism of MCLR-induced nephrotoxicity. To this end, adult zebrafish were exposed to MCLR (0, 1, 5 and 25 μg/L) for 60 days. Expo...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.09.103

    authors: Wang Z,Li G,Wu Q,Liu C,Shen J,Yan W

    更新日期:2019-01-01 00:00:00

  • Zinc-arsenic interactions in soil: Solubility, toxicity and uptake.

    abstract::Arsenic (As) and zinc (Zn) are common co-contaminants in mining impacted soils. Their interaction on solubility and toxicity when present concurrently is not well understood in natural systems. The aim of this study was to observe their interaction in solubility (soil-solution), bioaccumulation (shoot uptake) and toxi...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.08.093

    authors: Kader M,Lamb DT,Wang L,Megharaj M,Naidu R

    更新日期:2017-11-01 00:00:00

  • A comparative study of adsorption of an anionic and a non-ionic surfactant by soils based on physicochemical and mineralogical properties of soils.

    abstract::In the present work we performed a comparative study on the adsorption of the surfactants sodium dodecyl sulphate (SDS) (anionic), and octylphenoxypolyethoxyethanol (Triton X-100) (non-ionic) to 18 soils with organic matter (OM) and clay fraction contents varying over a broad range. The objective of the study was to g...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2005.03.016

    authors: Rodríguez-Cruz MS,Sanchez-Martin MJ,Sanchez-Camazano M

    更新日期:2005-09-01 00:00:00

  • Sorption of benzimidazole anthelmintics to dissolved organic matter surrogates and sewage sludge.

    abstract::The sorption coefficients of four rarely studied zwitterionic pharmaceuticals (benzimidazoles: fenbendazole, albendazole, thiabendazole and flubendazole) and four metabolites of fenbendazole to various dissolved organic matter surrogates (humic acid, sodium dodecyl sulfate micelle, hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin and ...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2010.04.029

    authors: Kim HJ,Lee DS,Kwon JH

    更新日期:2010-06-01 00:00:00

  • Surface and ground waters characterization in Tuscany (Italy) by using algal bioassay and pesticide determinations: comparative evaluation of the results and hazard assessment of the pesticides impact on primary productivity.

    abstract::Algal bioassays and pesticide analysis were joined in Tuscany regional monitoring of surface and ground waters. Results were compared. Waters affected algal growth in any of the following ways: stimulation, inhibition, stimulation at low concentrations and inhibition at higher concentrations. Most of ground waters inh...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2004.07.012

    authors: Sbrilli G,Bimbi B,Cioni F,Pagliai L,Luchi F,Lanciotti E

    更新日期:2005-02-01 00:00:00

  • Fly and bottom ashes from biomass combustion as cement replacing components in mortars production: rheological behaviour of the pastes and materials compression strength.

    abstract::In the present research mortar pastes obtained by replacing a commercial cement with the equivalent mass of 5, 10, 20 and 30 wt.% of fly ash or bottom ash from fir chips combustion, were prepared and rheologically characterized. It was observed that the presence of ash modifies their rheological behaviour with respect...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2011.06.070

    authors: Maschio S,Tonello G,Piani L,Furlani E

    更新日期:2011-10-01 00:00:00

  • Coupling passive sampling with in vitro bioassays and chemical analysis to understand combined effects of bioaccumulative chemicals in blood of marine turtles.

    abstract::Conventional target analysis of biological samples such as blood limits our ability to understand mixture effects of chemicals. This study aimed to establish a rapid passive sampling technique using the polymer polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) for exhaustive extraction of mixtures of neutral organic chemicals accumulated i...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2015.05.055

    authors: Jin L,Escher BI,Limpus CJ,Gaus C

    更新日期:2015-11-01 00:00:00

  • Simulation and prediction of the thuringiensin abiotic degradation processes in aqueous solution by a radius basis function neural network model.

    abstract::The thuringiensin abiotic degradation processes in aqueous solution under different conditions, with a pH range of 5.0-9.0 and a temperature range of 10-40°C, were systematically investigated by an exponential decay model and a radius basis function (RBF) neural network model, respectively. The half-lives of thuringie...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2012.11.062

    authors: Zhou J,Xu Z,Chen S

    更新日期:2013-04-01 00:00:00

  • Non-simultaneous ecotoxicity testing of single chemicals and their mixture results in erroneous conclusions about the joint action of the mixture.

    abstract::The ecotoxicity of binary chemical mixtures with a common mode of action is often predicted with the concentration addition model. The assumption of concentration addition is commonly tested statistically based on results of toxicity experiments with the two single chemicals and their binary mixture. The present simul...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2009.03.027

    authors: De Laender F,Janssen CR,De Schamphelaere KA

    更新日期:2009-07-01 00:00:00

  • Mediation of rhodamine B photodegradation by biochar.

    abstract::Significant degradation of organic contaminants in biochar sorption systems has recently been reported, demonstrating a promising potential application of biochar in pollution control. We hypothesized that the degradation of organic chemicals by biochar may be further enhanced under irradiation by UV light due to the ...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.127082

    authors: Wu D,Li F,Chen Q,Wu M,Duan W,Zhao Q,Pan B,Xing B

    更新日期:2020-10-01 00:00:00

  • Reduction of the phenolic components in olive-mill wastewater by an enzymatic treatment and its impact on durum wheat (Triticum durum Desf.) germinability.

    abstract::Olive-mill wastewater (OMW), an effluent of olive oil extraction process, is annually produced in huge amounts in olive growing areas. An interesting option for its disposal is the spreading on agricultural land, provided that phytotoxic effects are neutralized. The objective of the present investigation was to evalua...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/s0045-6535(02)00707-5

    authors: Casa R,D'Annibale A,Pieruccetti F,Stazi SR,Giovannozzi Sermanni G,Lo Cascio B

    更新日期:2003-03-01 00:00:00

  • Saturation units for use in aquatic bioassays.

    abstract::Methods were developed for preparing liquid/liquid and glass wool column saturators for generating chemical stock solutions for conducting aquatic bioassays. Exposures have been conducted using several species of fish, invertebrate, and mollusks in static and flow-through conditions using these methods. Stock solution...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/s0045-6535(98)00604-3

    authors: Kahl MD,Russom CL,DeFoe DL,Hammermeister DE

    更新日期:1999-08-01 00:00:00

  • Effects of copper concentration on methane emission from rice soils.

    abstract::Outdoor pot experiments with various paddy soils representing five soil types were conducted at Nanjing Agricultural University during the 2000 and 2001 rice-growing seasons. Eighteen soils and ten out of the eighteen soils were involved in the 2000 and the 2001 experiment, respectively. Two treatments were designed a...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2004.03.005

    authors: Jiao Y,Huang Y,Zong L,Zheng X,Sass RL

    更新日期:2005-01-01 00:00:00

  • Bioaccumulation and morphological traits in a multi-generation test with two Daphnia species exposed to lead.

    abstract::Anthropic pressure negatively affects natural environments. Lead (Pb) is a non-essential highly toxic metal that is present in aquatic ecosystems. Two daphnid species from two different latitudes, the temperate Daphnia magna and the tropical Daphnia similis were used as test-organisms to evaluate a long-term Pb exposu...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.12.049

    authors: Araujo GS,Pavlaki MD,Soares AMVM,Abessa DMS,Loureiro S

    更新日期:2019-03-01 00:00:00

  • Potential of Brassic rapa, Cannabis sativa, Helianthus annuus and Zea mays for phytoextraction of heavy metals from calcareous dredged sediment derived soils.

    abstract::Remediation of soil pollution is one of the many current environmental challenges. Anthropogenic activity has resulted in the contamination of extended areas of land, the remediation of which is both invasive and expensive by conventional means. Phytoextraction of heavy metals from contaminated soils has the prospect ...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2005.02.026

    authors: Meers E,Ruttens A,Hopgood M,Lesage E,Tack FM

    更新日期:2005-10-01 00:00:00

  • Bioaccumulation of potentially toxic elements from the soils surrounding a legacy uranium mine in Brazil.

    abstract::It is important to understand the environmental fate and potential risks posed by metals and metalloids around mines and in legacy mining areas. In order to assess the bioavailable concentrations of several potentially toxic elements (PTEs: As, Pb, Cd, Ni, Cu, Cr, Mn, Zn, Ba, U) and rare earth elements (REEs: La to Lu...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.127679

    authors: Galhardi JA,de Mello JWV,Wilkinson KJ

    更新日期:2020-12-01 00:00:00

  • Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in foods from the Region of Valencia: Dietary exposure and risk assessment.

    abstract::Dietary exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) of the population in the Region of Valencia, Spain, was assessed. A group of 320 composite samples of different fatty foods was collected and analyzed, including the following: vegetable oils, and foods of animal origin such as (a) fish and seafood, (b) eggs, ...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.126247

    authors: Pardo O,Fernández SF,Quijano L,Marín S,Villalba P,Corpas-Burgos F,Yusà V

    更新日期:2020-07-01 00:00:00

  • Sedimentary records of metal speciation in the Yangtze Estuary: role of hydrological events.

    abstract::Chemical speciation of Al, Cr, Cu, Fe, Hg, Mn, Ni, Pb, Sb and Zn in two typical (210)Pb-dated sediment cores (i.e., the CJ03 site and CJ06 site) in the Yangtze Estuary was investigated to reveal their different responses to upstream hydrological events. Cluster analysis and correlation analysis (CA) demonstrated that ...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2014.01.034

    authors: Feng C,Zhao S,Wang D,Niu J,Shen Z

    更新日期:2014-07-01 00:00:00

  • Soil-pore water distribution of silver and gold engineered nanoparticles in undisturbed soils under unsaturated conditions.

    abstract::Release of engineered nanoparticles (ENPs) to soil is well documented but little is known on the subsequent soil-pore water distribution of ENPs once present in soil. In this study, the availability and mobility of silver (Ag) and gold (Au) ENPs added to agricultural soils were assessed in two separate pot experiments...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2015.04.054

    authors: Tavares DS,Rodrigues SM,Cruz N,Carvalho C,Teixeira T,Carvalho L,Duarte AC,Trindade T,Pereira E,Römkens PF

    更新日期:2015-10-01 00:00:00

  • Eliminating interference from iron(III) for ultraviolet absorbance measurements of dissolved organic matter.

    abstract::The presence of iron(III) has long been recognized as a difficulty when ultraviolet absorbance measurements of dissolved organic matter are desired. This interference was studied in water samples of diverse origins and properties, and a procedure is discussed which uses hydroxylamine to reduce up to 10 mg L(-1) (0.18 ...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2009.12.062

    authors: Doane TA,Horwáth WR

    更新日期:2010-03-01 00:00:00

  • Modeling corrosion inhibition efficacy of small organic molecules as non-toxic chromate alternatives using comparative molecular surface analysis (CoMSA).

    abstract::Traditionally many structural alloys are protected by primer coatings loaded with corrosion inhibiting additives. Strontium Chromate (or other chromates) have been shown to be extremely effectively inhibitors, and find extensive use in protective primer formulations. Unfortunately, hexavalent chromium which imbues the...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.06.044

    authors: Fernandez M,Breedon M,Cole IS,Barnard AS

    更新日期:2016-10-01 00:00:00

  • Fate and behaviour of diclofenac during hydrothermal carbonization.

    abstract::Hydrothermal carbonization (HTC) has become an esteemed method to convert sewage sludge into biochar. Besides dewatering and disinfection the process is suggested to reduce the micropollutant load, which would be beneficial for the use of biochar as fertilizer. This study was designed to examine reduction of micropoll...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.03.051

    authors: vom Eyser C,Schmidt TC,Tuerk J

    更新日期:2016-06-01 00:00:00

  • Interactions between organic flocculant PAN-DCD and dyes.

    abstract::Organic flocculant polyacrylonitrile-dicyandiamide (PAN-DCD) was characterized by IR, 1H NMR and 13C NMR spectra. Polar groups, such as triazine, carboxyl, amidine, carbonamide and non-polar groups, such as methylene were identified in the macromolecular chain of PAN-DCD. The flocculant effectively decolorized the exa...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/s0045-6535(00)00480-x

    authors: Yu Y,Zhuang YY,Zou QM

    更新日期:2001-08-01 00:00:00

  • Evidence for bioamplification of nine polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) congeners in yellow perch (Perca flavascens) eggs during incubation.

    abstract::This study investigated bioamplification of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in yellow perch (Perca flavescens) eggs resulting from nutrient utilization by developing embryos during incubation. Newly fertilized eggs containing trace levels of PCBs via maternal deposition were collected from an aquaculture pond in whic...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2009.02.013

    authors: Daley JM,Leadley TA,Drouillard KG

    更新日期:2009-06-01 00:00:00

  • Hydroxyl radical yields in the Fenton process under various pH, ligand concentrations and hydrogen peroxide/Fe(II) ratios.

    abstract::The Fenton process, one of several advanced oxidation processes, describes the reaction of Fe(II) with hydrogen peroxide. Fe(II) is oxidized to Fe(III) that reacts with hydrogen peroxide to Fe(II) and again initiates the Fenton reaction. In the course of the reactions reactive species, e.g. hydroxyl radicals, are form...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.05.039

    authors: Fischbacher A,von Sonntag C,Schmidt TC

    更新日期:2017-09-01 00:00:00

  • Effect of modified Fenton treatment on the thermal behavior of contaminated harbor sediments.

    abstract::This study presents the results of experimental Fenton-like treatments conducted on marine sediment slurries (2g sediment vs. 20 ml liquid). The sediment was collected in a harbor situated in a high density industrial area, characterized by a great hydrocarbon C>12 and PAHs contamination. The investigated parameters w...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2007.11.034

    authors: Mecozzi R,Palma LD,Filippis PD

    更新日期:2008-03-01 00:00:00

  • Identification of relevant micropollutants in Austrian municipal wastewater and their behaviour during wastewater treatment.

    abstract::The European Union has defined environmental quality standards (EQSs) for surface waters for priority substances and several other pollutants. Furthermore national EQSs for several chemicals are valid in Austria. The study investigated the occurrence of these compounds in municipal wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) ef...

    journal_title:Chemosphere

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2012.01.033

    authors: Clara M,Windhofer G,Weilgony P,Gans O,Denner M,Chovanec A,Zessner M

    更新日期:2012-06-01 00:00:00