Facile synthesis of a modified HF-free MIL-101(Cr) nanoadsorbent for extraction nickel in water and wastewater samples

Vol 3, Issue 02, Pages 59-73,*** Field: Analytical chemistry in Environment

  • Saeed Fakhraie, (Corresponding Author)* Chemistry Department, Yasouj University
  • Ali Ebrahimi Occupational Health Engineering Department, School of Public Health, Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, Iran
Keywords: MIL-101(Cr) nanoadsorbent, Nickel, Water and wastewaters, Dispersive suspension micro solid phase extraction, Atom trap-flame atomic absorption spectrometry


A novel sorbent based on MIL-101(Cr) nanoadsorbent as MOF structure was used for nickel extraction from water and wastewater samples. In this study, 30 mg of MIL-101(Cr) nanoadsorbent dispersed in 50 mL of water or wastewater samples, after sonication and adjusting pH =8.5, the nickel ions was extracted by carboxyl groups of terephthalic acid (MOF-(C6H4 (COO)-2…. Ni2+) by dispersive suspension micro solid phase extraction (DS-μ-SPE).The MOF was separated from liquid phase with filter membrane (0.2 μm), eluted with 0.5 mL of nitric acid as back-extraction solution and finally, the nickel concentration in eluent determined by atom trap-flame atomic absorption spectrometry (AT-FAAS) after dilution with DW up to 1 mL.The LOD, the linear range and preconcentration factor were achieved 1.5 µg L−1, 5-160 µg L−1 and 49.7, respectively.The absorption capacity of MOF for nickel was obtained 136.8 mg g-1.The results of procedure were validated by spiking of samples and ET-AAS analyzer.


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Fakhraie, S., & Ebrahimi, A. (2020). Facile synthesis of a modified HF-free MIL-101(Cr) nanoadsorbent for extraction nickel in water and wastewater samples. Analytical Methods in Environmental Chemistry Journal, 3(02), 59-73. https://doi.org/10.24200/amecj.v3.i02.103
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