JWARP  Vol.1 No.2 , August 2009
Remove of Phenolic Compounds in Water by Low-Temperature Plasma: A Review of Current Research
ABSTRACT
Phenolic compounds have very strong toxicity, so it has been paid sharply attention to find an effective way of controlling the wastewater containing phenolic compounds. The work on this subject done by domestic and overseas scholars is studied in this paper, and the progress of researches on low-temperature plasma treatment is summarized through the electrical discharge types, mechanism, kinetics of phenolic compounds decomposition and combination of several methods with low-temperature plasma treatment. In addition, the crucial problem and the developing tendency on low-temperature plasma treatment for phenol-bearing wastewater are briefly discussed.

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nullJ. ZHANG, J. CHEN and X. LI, "Remove of Phenolic Compounds in Water by Low-Temperature Plasma: A Review of Current Research," Journal of Water Resource and Protection, Vol. 1 No. 2, 2009, pp. 99-109. doi: 10.4236/jwarp.2009.12014.
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