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High quality and high performance adsorption of Congo red using as-grown MWCNTs synthesized over a Co-MOF as a catalyst precursor via the CVD method

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Abstract

A Co(II) metal–organic framework (MOF) based on the pyridyl-amide-carboxylate-3-(2-pyridinecarboxylic acid)amido pyridine (HPCAP) ligand, namely [Co(PCAP)2]·2H2O (1), has been hydrothermally synthesized and structurally characterized, which was firstly used as a combined catalyst precursor to synthesize multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs). The decomposition of ethylene in the presence of the Co-MOF by the chemical vapor deposition (CVD) method at 800 °C led to successful production of high quality as-grown MWCNT products. Interestingly, the as-grown MWCNTs exhibit high performance in the selective adsorption of Congo red (CR) with an adsorption capacity of 1639 mg g−1.

Graphical abstract: High quality and high performance adsorption of Congo red using as-grown MWCNTs synthesized over a Co-MOF as a catalyst precursor via the CVD method

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The article was received on 26 Sep 2017, accepted on 20 Nov 2017 and first published on 21 Nov 2017


Article type: Paper
DOI: 10.1039/C7DT03627B
Citation: Dalton Trans., 2017,46, 17067-17073
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    High quality and high performance adsorption of Congo red using as-grown MWCNTs synthesized over a Co-MOF as a catalyst precursor via the CVD method

    H. Lin, J. Zhao, G. Song, J. Luan, X. Liu and G. Liu, Dalton Trans., 2017, 46, 17067
    DOI: 10.1039/C7DT03627B

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