• Anaerobic co-digestion of municipal sewage sludge and fruit/vegetable waste: effect of different mixtures on digester stability and methane yield 

      Arhoun, Brahim; Gomez-Lahoz, Cesar; Rodriguez-Maroto, Jose Miguel; García-Herruzo, Francisco; Vereda-Alonso, Carlos (2016-12-05)
      There are different options for the management of fruit and vegetable wastes (FVWs), but the most environmental-friendly is the anaerobic digestion, because it allows an optimum recovery of materials and energy from the ...
    • Characterization and modeling of lithium-polymer commercial batteries 

      Zaura-Campos, David; Villen-Guzman, M.D.; Rodriguez-Maroto, Jose Miguel; Vereda-Alonso, Carlos; Gomez-Lahoz, Cesar; [et al.] (2018-10-17)
      Lithium-ion batteries are key for the modern society as they are present in many energy storage devices and have promising future perspectives in the field of electric cars and energy accumulators from renewable sources. Herein, ...
    • Digestión y Codigestión Anaerobia de Residuos Agrícolas, Ganaderos y Lodos de Depuradora 

      Arhoun, Brahim (UMA Editorial, 2017-06-14)
      Muchas regiones de España se distinguen por una agricultura altamente productiva y una industria porcina intensiva que generan grandes cantidades de residuos orgánicos. Además, la cantidad de lodo de depuradora se incrementa ...
    • Effectiveness of conventional drinking water treatment in the removal of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons 

      Gutierrez-Urbano, Isabel; Villen-Guzman, Maria; Perez-Recuerda, Rocío; Rodriguez-Maroto, Jose Miguel (2020-09-23)
      The presence of recalcitrant organic pollutants, such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in aquatic environments poses a threat to the human health. According to recent studies, PAHs, such as benz[a]anthracene and ...
    • Electrodialytic processes in solid matrices. New insights into batteries recycling. A review. 

      Villen-Guzman, Maria; Arhoun, Brahim; Vereda-Alonso, Carlos; Gomez-Lahoz, Cesar; Rodriguez-Maroto, Jose Miguel; [et al.] (2019-02-26)
      Electrodialytic Remediation has been widely applied to the recovery of different contaminants from numerous solid matrices solving emerging issues of environmental concern. Results and conclusions reported in studies about ...
    • Electrodialytic Recovery of Cobalt from Spent Lithium-Ion Batteries 

      Cerrillo-Gonzalez, Maria del Mar; Villen-Guzman, Maria; Paz-Garcia, Juan Manuel; Gomez-Lahoz, Cesar; Vereda-Alonso, Carlos; [et al.] (2019-02-08)
      Recycling lithium-ion batteries has an increasing interest for economic and environmental reasons. Disposal of lithium-ion batteries imposes high risk to the environment due to the toxicity of some of their essential ...
    • Electrodialytic Treatment of Secondary Batteries Cathodes 

      Cerrillo-Gonzalez, Maria del Mar; Villen-Guzman, Maria; Paz-Garcia, Juan Manuel; Gomez-Lahoz, Cesar; Vereda-Alonso, Carlos; [et al.] (2019-10-07)
      The interest for reusing and recycling secondary batteries is increasing, driven by both economic and environmental reasons. Lithium-ion batteries are among the main energy storage devices more popular in portable electronic ...
    • Improving Cr (VI) Extraction through Electrodialysis 

      García-Delgado, R.A.; Nieto-Castilo, A; Villen-Guzman, Maria; Cerrillo-Gonzalez, Maria del Mar; Gomez-Lahoz, Cesar; [et al.] (2019-10-08)
      A laboratory study has been carried out to determine the feasibility of in situ remediation of chromium (VI) contaminated soil using electrodialysis. In a classic setup, this technique implies the application of a low ...
    • Kinetic and thermodynamic studies on biosorption of Ni (II) and Cd (II) by chemically modified lemon peel 

      Villen-Guzman, Maria; Arhoun, Brahim; Cerrillo-Gonzalez, Maria del Mar; Paz-Garcia, Juan Manuel; Rodriguez-Maroto, Jose Miguel (2020-09-23)
      The valorization of agricultural wastes as biosorbent represents a promising circular economy strategy: a waste is applied for the treatment of wastewater containing contaminants. This work is focused on the removal of Ni ...
    • Leaching of LiCoO2 using H2O2 as reductant 

      Cerrillo-González, María del Mar; Acedo-Bueno, Luis Fernando; Villen-Guzman, Maria; Paz-Garcia, Juan Manuel; Rodriguez-Maroto, Jose Miguel (2020-09-29)
      The growing use of Lithium-Ion batteries (LIBs) in the field of electric vehicles and renewable energy storage entails the production of toxic and environmental hazardous wastes. Furthermore, some components in these ...
    • A Model for Electrodialytic Treatment of Lithium-Ion Batteries 

      Paz-Garcia, J.M.; Villen-Guzman, Maria; Cerrillo-Gonzalez, Maria del Mar; Gomez-Lahoz, Cesar; Vereda-Alonso, Carlos; [et al.] (2019-10-08)
      New recycling processes for secondary batteries are needed to achieve sustainable use of natural resources. Indeed, many components in lithium ion batteries, such as cobalt and graphite, are in the European Union’s ...
    • Modeling of Electrodialytic Treatment of Lithium-Ion Batteries 

      Paz-Garcia, Juan Manuel; Villen-Guzman, Maria; Cerrillo-Gonzalez, Maria del Mar; Gomez-Lahoz, Cesar; Vereda-Alonso, Carlos; [et al.] (2019-02-08)
      Lithium-ion batteries are currently present in most portable electronic devices and their use is rapidly growing in the field of electric vehicles and renewable energy storage. Many components in lithium-ion batteries are ...
    • Modeling of LiCoO2 leaching reaction using COMSOL multiphysics 

      Cerrillo-González, María del Mar; Acedo-Bueno, Luis Fernando; Villen-Guzman, Maria; Paz-Garcia, Juan Manuel; Rodriguez-Maroto, Jose Miguel (2020-09-29)
      Currently, the most popular LIBs recycling processes are either pyrometallurgical and hydrometallurgical. Although the former is the most used method on an industrial scale, hydrometallurgical has become a promising process ...
    • New Perspectives for Electrodialytic Remediation 

      Villen-Guzman, Maria; Cerrillo-Gonzalez, Maria del Mar; Paz-Garcia, Juan Manuel; Gomez-Lahoz, Cesar; Vereda-Alonso, Carlos; [et al.] (2019-02-08)
      Electrodialytic remediation has been widely used for the recovery of different contaminants from numerous matrices, such as, for example, polluted soils, wastewater sludge, fly ash, mine tailing or harbour sediments. The ...