Editors: Vassilis J. Inglezakis, Antonis A. Zorpas

Handbook of Natural Zeolites

eBook: US $49 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $292
Printed Copy: US $268
Library License: US $196
ISBN: 978-1-60805-446-6 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-60805-261-5 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2012
DOI: 10.2174/97816080526151120101

Introduction

Handbook of Natural Zeolites provides a comprehensive and updated summary of all important aspects of natural zeolites science and technology. The e-book contains four sections covering the relevant scientific background, established technologies, recent discoveries and future perspectives. All 28 chapters in this handbook are presented by highly respected scientists and leaders in natural zeolites science and include extensive references. The text in this e-book is supported by excellent figures and tables. As a result, novices and established scientists alike will find this comprehensive volume a great resource for years to come

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Foreword

- Pp. i
Alan Dyer
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Preface

- Pp. ii-iii (2)
Vassilis J. Inglezakis, Antonis A. Zorpas
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List of Contributors

- Pp. iv-vii (4)
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General Introduction

- Pp. 3-10 (8)
Vassilis J. Inglezakis, Maria D. Loizidou
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Natural Zeolite Markets and Strategic Considerations

- Pp. 11-27 (17)
Fernando Borsatto, Vassilis J. Inglezakis
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Zeolite Formation and Deposits

- Pp. 28-51 (24)
Ioannis Marantos, George E. Christidis, Mihaela Ulmanu
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Mineralogy of Natural Zeolites

- Pp. 52-69 (18)
Mihaela Ulmanu
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Physical and Chemical Properties

- Pp. 70-102 (33)
Mihaela Ulmanu, Ildiko Anger
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Catalytic Properties of Zeolites

- Pp. 103-132 (30)
Costas N. Costa, Petros G. Savva, Antonis A. Zorpas
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Natural Zeolites Structure and Porosity

- Pp. 133-146 (14)
Vassilis J. Inglezakis, Antonis A. Zorpas
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Sorption Hysteresis in Zeolites

- Pp. 147-155 (9)
Mohsen Hamidpour, Hossein Shariatmadari, Mahmoud Kalbasi
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Modified Zeolites: Pretreatment of Natural Zeolites by Use of Inorganic Salts

- Pp. 156-165 (10)
Vassilis J. Inglezakis
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Modified Zeolites: Zeolites Modified with Organic Agents

- Pp. 166-184 (19)
Kathryn A. Mumford, Meenakshi Arora, Jilska M. Perera, Geoffrey W. Stevens
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Modified Zeolites: Modification of Natural Zeolites for Catalytic Applications

- Pp. 185-213 (29)
Claudia Cobzaru
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Environmental Application of Natural Zeolites

- Pp. 214-237 (24)
Hossein Kazemian
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Uses of Natural Zeolites in Operations Involving Organic Gases and Vapors

- Pp. 238-287 (50)
Kyriakos Elaiopoulos
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Contribution of Zeolites in Sewage Sludge Composting

- Pp. 288-316 (29)
Antonis A. Zorpas
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Natural Zeolites in Medicine

- Pp. 317-334 (18)
Marinos A. Stylianou
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Utilization of Natural Zeolites in Catalysis of C-C Bond Formation Processes

- Pp. 335-368 (34)
Claudia Cobzaru
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Zeolite Utilization in Solar Energy Storage and Heat Exchange

- Pp. 369-398 (30)
Mihaela Ulmanu, Ildiko Anger
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Natural Zeolites in Space Applications and Occurrence in Extraterrestrial Environments

- Pp. 399-409 (11)
Vassilis J. Inglezakis
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Use of Zeolites for Improved Nutrient Recovery from Decentralized Domestic Wastewater

- Pp. 410-435 (26)
Zsófia Ganrot
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An Update of Zeolitic and Other Traditional Adsorption and Ion Exchange Materials in Water Cleanup Processes

- Pp. 436-452 (17)
Eva Chmielewská
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About Mathematical Modeling and Calculation of Dynamic Ion- Exchange Processes on Natural Zeolites

- Pp. 453-472 (20)
Valentina A. Nikashina
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Environmental Applications of Natural Zeolites

- Pp. 473-508 (36)
Hossein Kazemian, Kadir Gedik, İpek İmamoğlu
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Sustainable Use of Natural Zeolites in the Treatment of Wastes

- Pp. 509-518 (10)
İpek İmamoğlu, Kadir Gedik
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Zeolites in Soil Remediation Processes

- Pp. 519-568 (50)
Maria K. Doula, Victor A. Kavvadias, Kyriakos Elaiopoulos
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Utilisation of Natural Zeolites for Air Separation and Pollution Control

- Pp. 569-587 (19)
Shaobin Wang
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Zeoponic Systems

- Pp. 588-600 (13)
Mohsen Hamidpour, Hossein Shariatmadari, Mohsen Soleimani
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Zeolites in Food Processing Industries

- Pp. 601-651 (51)
Constantina Tzia, Antonis A. Zorpas
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Applications in Construction Industry

- Pp. 652-664 (13)
Mihaela Ulmanu
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Use of Natural Zeolite as Pozzolanic Material in Cement and Concrete Composites

- Pp. 665-694 (30)
Mohammad Shekarchi, Babak Ahmadi, Meysam Najimi
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Energy-Saving, High-Efficient Nutrient Recovery from Household Wastewater Using Struvite Precipitation and Zeolite Adsorption Techniques

- Pp. 695-705 (11)
Zsófia Ganrot
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