Iryani, Dewi Agustina and Wulandari, Nurfitri and Cinderadewi, Azelia Wulan and Ginting, Simparmin and ernawati, evy and Hasanudin, Udin (2017) Lampung Natural Zeolite Filled Cellulose Acetate Membrane for Pervaporation of Ethanol-Water Mixtures. In: International Conference on Biomass hosted in Bogor, July 24-25, 2017, Hotel salak Bogor. (Submitted)

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Abstract. Pervaporation of ethanol−water can be cost-competitive in the production of renewable biomass ethanol. For the purpose of improving the pervaporation performance of polymeric membranes, we prepared cellulose acetate (CA) filled Lampung Natural Zeolite (LNZ) membranes by incorporating LNZ into CA for pervaporation separation of ethanol-water mixtures. The characteristics and performance of these filled membranes in the varied ratio of CA:LNZ (30:0, 30:5, 30:10, 30: 20, 20:20 and 40:10) wt% were investigated. The prepared membranes were characterized for pervaporation membrane performance such as %water content and membrane swelling degree. Further, the permeation flux and selectivity of membrane were also observed. The results of investigation show that water content of membrane tends to increase with increase of LNZ content. However, the swelling degree of membrane decrease compared than that of CA control membrane. The permeation flux and the selectivity of membranes tend to increase continuously. The CA membrane with ratio of CA:LNZ 30:20 shows the highest selectivity of 80.42 with a permeation flux of 0.986 kg/(m2 h) and ethanol concentration of 99.08 wt%.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Teknik (FT) > Prodi Teknik Kimia
Depositing User: Dr. Eng Dewi Agustina Iryani
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2017 07:14
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2017 07:14

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