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(PDF) The Use of Palm Kernel Shell and Ash for Concrete ...

Previous studies have shown that palm kernel shell can be used as a lightweight aggregate for concrete production [1]. Although the compressive strength of the concrete made with

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THE USE OF PALM KERNEL SHELL ASH AS AN ADMIXTURE IN

problem of the ash, this research studies was carried out to examine the feasibility of using the Palm kernel ash as cement replacement materials. Palm kernel is a by- product in palm oil mil. After palm oil is extracted from the palm oil fruits, palm kernel shells are burned in the boiler of palm oil mill.

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Palm Kernel Shell Scientific.Net

Abstract: The advantages of palm kernel shell (PKS) as a renewable and sustainable material for activated carbon production have been explored for various applications such as water treatment, pollutant, pesticide, and heavy metal adsorption. However, the full promises of this material for energy storage devices have not been duly studied.

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Substitutional Studies of Powdered Palm Kernel Shell (PPKS ...

The possibility of Substituting Powdered Palm Kernel Shell (PPKS) for conventional fillers such as carbon black (CBN330), Kaolin (KA) and Calcium Carbonate (CaCO 3) in natural rubber compounding was investigated. 37 samples of natural rubber mixes were compounded, using 0

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Experimental Study on Palm Kernel Shells as Coarse ...

The palm oil industry produces wastes such as palm kernel shells, palm oil fibres which are usually dumped in the open thereby impacting the environment negatively without any economic benefits. Palm kernel shells (PKS) are hard, carbonaceous, organic by- products of the processing of the palm oil fruit.

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Effect of palm kernel shells ash as filler on the ...

kernel shell (PKS) are therefore generated by the producers. The PKS are obtained after extraction of the palm oil, the nuts are broken and the kernels are removed with the shells mostly left as waste. The PKS are hard stony endocarps that surround the kernel and the shells come in different shapes and sizes [2].These shells are mainly of

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Palm Kernel Shell Studies-Henan Mining Machinery Co., Ltd.

Adsorption of basic dye onto palm kernel shell activated. Dec 30, 2005 Adsorbents prepared from palm kernel shell, an agricultural waste product, were used to remove a dye, Basic Blue 9, from an aqueous solution in batch mode at a constant temperature of 28 °C The sorption kinetics and equilibrium of basic dye onto palm kernel shell

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Steady State Simulation Studies of Gasification System ...

01-01-2016  Moreover, palm kernel shell contains 14.87% of fixed carbon and 81.03% of volatile matter. A high content of these matters can result in a more efficient gasification process. Ng et al. has also has stated that palm kernel shell gives the highest hydrogen production (28.48 g H2/ kg palm kernel shell) for gasification compared to bagasse, rice husk and coconut shell [3].

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An Investigation on The Strength and Workability of ...

Workability of Concrete Using Palm Kernel Shell and Palm Kernel Fibre As A Coarse Aggregate Emiero, C ,Oyedepo O.J Abstract— The study examined the compressive strength and workability of concrete using palm kernel shell and palm kernel fibre as a partial replacement for coarse aggregate. Lightweight aggregate obtained using, Palm Kernel Shell (PKS) and Palm kernel Fibre (PKF)

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Steady State Simulation Studies of Gasification System ...

According to Abdullah et al., for biomass gasification, Palm kernel shell is preferred feedstock owing to its extensive properties [2]. Its calorific value is high, which is 20.40 MJ kg-1.

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Substitutional Studies of Powdered Palm Kernel Shell (PPKS ...

The possibility of Substituting Powdered Palm Kernel Shell (PPKS) for conventional fillers such as carbon black (CBN330), Kaolin (KA) and Calcium Carbonate (CaCO 3) in natural rubber compounding was investigated. 37 samples of natural rubber mixes were compounded, using 0-60pphr loading levels of

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Characterization of palm kernel shell for materials ...

Palm Kernel Shells used in this investigation were obtained from Nsukka urban where the mean annual rainfall of 1,981 mm (Anyadike, 1992) favors commercial oil palm production in the area, as is common within Southern Nigeria. The sample used was a mixture of palm kernel

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ASSESSMENT OF CHARACTERISTIC STRENGTH OF

12-06-2017  Palm kernel shell is a lightweight aggregate that is gotten from agricultural waste which is environmental friendly. This research was focused on the assessment of characteristic strength of palm kernel shell concrete, in view of the fact that the use of lightweight aggregate is not prominent in the construction industry in this party of the world.

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An Investigation on The Strength and Workability of ...

Workability of Concrete Using Palm Kernel Shell and Palm Kernel Fibre As A Coarse Aggregate Emiero, C ,Oyedepo O.J Abstract— The study examined the compressive strength and workability of concrete using palm kernel shell and palm kernel fibre as a partial replacement for coarse aggregate. Lightweight aggregate obtained using, Palm Kernel Shell (PKS) and Palm kernel Fibre (PKF)

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CHARACTERIZATION OF PALM KERNEL SHELL POWDER FOR

DSC analysis was carried out on the palm kernel shell to determine the Glass transition (Tg) and Crystallization (Tc) temperatures and other thermal behaviour of the PKS powder from the thermograms. The studies were carried out using a

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(PDF) Comparative study of the physical properties of

This paper presents results of a comparative study of the physical and compressive strength of palm kernel shell concrete (PKSC) and normal weight concrete (NWC) using Portlandlimestone cement ...

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Isotherm Studies of Adsorption of Methylene Blue by Palm ...

The main aim of this work is determine the feasibility of palm kernel shell (PKS) with phosphoric acid impregnation to biosorb methylene blue (MB) from aqueous solution by carrying out isotherm studies of the process. The influence of various factors such as contact time, initial dye

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Isotherm Studies of Adsorption of Methylene Blue by Palm ...

Isotherm Studies of Adsorption of Methylene Blue by Palm Kernel Shell Oladokun Benjamen ‘Niran1*, Salaudeen Abdulwasiu Olawale2 and Utam John Ushie1 1University of Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria.

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Adsorption of basic dye onto palm kernel shell activated ...

Adsorbents prepared from palm kernel shell, an agricultural waste product, were used to remove a dye, Basic Blue 9, from an aqueous solution in batch mode at a constant temperature of 28 °C. The sorption kinetics and equilibrium of basic dye onto palm kernel shell activated carbon (PKSAC) were studied.

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Thermogravimetric Studies of Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch ...

01-11-2015  The combustion behavior and characteristics of oil palm residues − empty fruit bunch (EFB) and palm kernel shell (PKS) − were investigated in a thermogravimetric analyzer. A 15-mg sample of each biomass was heated from 30 °C to 900 °C at four heating rates (within 10−40 °C/min) in a dry air flow of 50 ml/min.

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Characterization of palm kernel shell for materials ...

Palm Kernel Shells used in this investigation were obtained from Nsukka urban where the mean annual rainfall of 1,981 mm (Anyadike, 1992) favors commercial oil palm production in the area, as is common within Southern Nigeria. The sample used was a mixture of

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CHARACTERIZATION OF PALM KERNEL SHELL POWDER FOR

DSC analysis was carried out on the palm kernel shell to determine the Glass transition (Tg) and Crystallization (Tc) temperatures and other thermal behaviour of the PKS powder from the thermograms. The studies were carried out using a

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(PDF) Comparative study of the physical properties of

This paper presents results of a comparative study of the physical and compressive strength of palm kernel shell concrete (PKSC) and normal weight concrete (NWC) using Portlandlimestone cement...

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Investigation of the Strength Properties of Palm Kernel ...

compounds. Palm kernel shell ash (PKSA) is a by-product in palm oil mills. This ash has pozzolanic properties that enables it as a partial replacement for cement but also plays an important role in the strength and durability of concrete. The use of palm kernel shell ash (PKSA) as a partial replacement for cement in concrete is investigated.

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The effect of palm kernel shell ash on the mechanical ...

studies the effect of palm kernel shell ash as reinforcement on the mechanical properties of as-cast aluminum matrix composites using recycled cylinder of an automotive engine block. Aluminum metal matrix composites have played a dominant role for a long time in a variety of applications for their high specific strength and modulus.

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Adsorption of basic dye onto palm kernel shell activated ...

Adsorbents prepared from palm kernel shell, an agricultural waste product, were used to remove a dye, Basic Blue 9, from an aqueous solution in batch mode at a constant temperature of 28 °C. The sorption kinetics and equilibrium of basic dye onto palm kernel shell activated carbon (PKSAC) were studied.

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Investigation of the properties of self-compacting ...

Palm kernel shell ash (PKSA) the tests is as follows: Palm kernel shell ash used was obtained locally and incinerated at about 420°C in an oven chamber and grinded to powder passing mixer. Thereafter, cement (pozzolanic materials), palm kerne through 0.150 mm sieve (EFNARC 2002, section 4.10). The chemical compositions are provided in Table 1.

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Isotherm Studies of Adsorption of Methylene Blue by Palm ...

The main aim of this work is determine the feasibility of palm kernel shell (PKS) with phosphoric acid impregnation to biosorb methylene blue (MB) from aqueous solution by carrying out isotherm studies of the process. The influence of various factors such as contact time, initial dye

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SOME IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT PALM KERNELS

Palm kernel oil is a yellowish or dark-brown oil extracted from the kernel of palm nuts of palm tree (Elaeis guineensis). Palm kernel oil is used in soap manufacturing industries, oil processing industries, food processing industries, cosmetics industries and pharmaceutical industries.

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