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Off-Gas Treatment of Ammonia Using a Diffused Air Stripper: A Kinetic Study

Hooshyar Hossini 1 , Abbas Rezaee 1 , * , Bita Ayati 2 and Amir Hossein Mahvi 3
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1 Environmental Health Department, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Environmental Health Department, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: February 01, 2016, 5 (1); e26479
  • Published Online: February 15, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 5, 2015
  • Revised: August 16, 2015
  • Accepted: August 26, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/jhealthscope-26479

To Cite: Hossini H, Rezaee A, Ayati B, Mahvi A H. Off-Gas Treatment of Ammonia Using a Diffused Air Stripper: A Kinetic Study, Health Scope. 2016 ; 5(1):e26479. doi: 10.17795/jhealthscope-26479.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
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