Synthesis and characterization of zeolite derived from Buriram sugarcane bagasse ash and Narathiwat kaolinite

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Pattaranun Thuadaij

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In this research studied the synthesis of zeolite from sugarcane bagasse ash and Narathiwat kaolinite. The first step, silica was synthesized from sugarcane bagasse ash. A comparative study of NaOH concentrations was varied at 2 M 2.50 M and 3 M, respectively for 3 h at 100 °C by refluxing method. The results showed that yield of silica 55% at optimum 2.50 M NaOH concentrations. Silica was characterized by Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR) technique. The staring materials were silica from sugarcane bagasse ash and Narathiwat kaolinite in the ratio of 3 : 7 by the refluxing method under temperature 100 °C at various NaOH concentration and crystallization times. The results found that Na-P zeolite at 3 M NaOH concentration for 10 h. The zeolite indicated that result in the research and confirmed by XRD and FTIR. The cation exchange capacity (CEC) was 351 meq/100g.

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Thuadaij, P. (2016). Synthesis and characterization of zeolite derived from Buriram sugarcane bagasse ash and Narathiwat kaolinite. NRU ournal of cience and echnology, 8(3), 320-326. etrieved from https://ph01.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/snru_journal/article/view/72004
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