Adsorption of SO2 by Zeolite Synthesized from Coal Fly Ash

석탄비산재로부터 합성한 제올라이트의 SO2 흡착특성

  • Kim, Seong-Soo (Department of Environmental Administration, Catholic University of Pusan) ;
  • Lee, Chang-Han (Department of Environmental Administration, Catholic University of Pusan)
  • 김성수 (부산가톨릭대학교 환경행정학과) ;
  • 이창한 (부산가톨릭대학교 환경행정학과)
  • Received : 2012.02.13
  • Accepted : 2012.05.14
  • Published : 2012.06.30


Zeolite 4A was synthesized by fusion method from coal fly ash discharged at the thermal power plants. The synthesized zeolite(FAZ) was characterized through particle size analyzer, XRD, XRF and SEM. $N_2$ adsorption-desorption measurement was used to examine surface and pore structures. The adsorption experiments were carried out under dynamic conditions of trace $SO_2$ in $N_2$ to investigate $SO_2$ adsorption capacity of FAZ. The experiments were conducted to characterize the breakthrough characteristics of $SO_2$ in a fixed bed under different operating conditions including temperature(50-$125^{\circ}C$), concentration of $SO_2$(3000-10000 ppm) and FAZ with 4 kinds of commercial zeolite. The adsorption capacity of FAZ was 53.84 $mgSO_2/g$ adsorbent, larger than that of the same type commercial zeolite(WK4A).


Supported by : 부산가톨릭대학교


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