One-step synthesis of magnetic composite UiO-66/Fe3O4/GO for the removal of radioactive cesium ions

  • Sheng FengEmail author
  • Ziqiu Ni
  • Shanshan FengEmail author
  • Zhihui Zhang
  • Shuguang Liu
  • Runbai Wang
  • Jiawei Hu


In this study, the UiO-66/Fe3O4/GO composite was prepared by one step method for removal of cesium ions (Cs+) in water and exhibited excellent adsorption capacity for Cs+ (62.07 mg g−1), which can be attributed to the size compatibility of nanosized cavities and the addition of GO. As supporting matrix, GO decreased particle aggregation and increased the surface area of the adsorbent. The composite had good acid and alkali resistance, thermal stability, rapid adsorption rate and can be separated from water by magnetic separation rapidly.


UiO-66/Fe3O4/GO Adsorption Cesium ions 



The authors sincerely acknowledged financial supports from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Nos. 41371446, 41271498); the National Social Science Foundation of China (No. 16BJL074) and SKLECRA2014OFP10; Science and Technology Project of Changzhou University (ZMF17020117); Natural Science Fund for Colleges and Universities in Jiangsu Province (18KJB610001); Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu Province (BK20180964).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Environmental and Safety EngineeringChangzhou UniversityChangzhouChina
  2. 2.Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Advanced Catalytic Materials and TechnologyChangzhou UniversityChangzhouChina

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