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Unformatted text preview: (C). What is the specific surface area if the clay is plate-shaped such as the 2:1 montmorillonite clay? The thickness of montmorillonite is 10-9 m. (D). If the pesticide, atrazine was applied (assume the atrazine is positively charged), in a field with the two types of clay, which shape of clay would you expect could adsorb the greatest amount of atrazine? Why?...
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This note was uploaded on 08/08/2008 for the course SS 322 taught by Professor Lowery during the Spring '08 term at University of Wisconsin.
- Spring '08