Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2007 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 10 No. 3, Issue of August 15, 2007
 


Table 1. Langmuir adsorption parameters for lead and chromium biosorption.


Metal

qmax (mg g-1)

b (l mg-1)

R2

chromium

26.25

0.012

0.996

lead

37.45

0.022

0.972


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