Synthesis and characterization of ionic liquid polymer composite with zeolite and its application for carbon dioxide capture

Noorshahidah Ahmad, A. Vijaya Bhaskar Reddy, Bidyut Baran Saha, Nasruddin, Muhammad Moniruzzaman

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    Abstract

    Among the different ways to capture carbon dioxide (CO 2 ), ionic liquid technology is one of the prominent approaches and gained the interest of researchers to improve this technology from time to time. In this study, we have prepared and characterized a novel ionic liquid polymer composite with zeolite and tested its efficiency to capture CO 2 . The ionic liquid monomer, 1-vinyl-3-ethylimidazolium bis(trifluoromethylsulfonyl)imide [Veim][Tf2N] was polymerized through free radial polymerization process adding zeolite to form poly[Veim][Tf2N] zeolite polymer composite. The synthesized polymer ionic liquid zeolite composite was characterized by FT-IR, FE-SEM and EDX. The formation of polymer ionic liquid zeolite composite was indicated by the presence of zeolite peaks in FT-IR spectra. Additionally, the EDX results were confirmed the presence of zeolite in the prepared composite. Finally, to prove the efficiency of prepared polymer ionic liquid zeolite composite, the adsorption studies have been conducted using CO 2 adsorption cell. The results revealed the capability of ionic liquid zeolite polymer composite in adsorbing high amount of CO 2 and recorded the highest pressure drop compared to other polymer ionic liquid and monomer ionic liquid materials.

    Original languageEnglish
    Article number012009
    JournalIOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering
    Volume458
    Issue number1
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Dec 24 2018
    Event5th International Conference on Process Engineering and Advanced Materials, ICPEAM 2018 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Duration: Aug 13 2018Aug 14 2018

    All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

    • Materials Science(all)
    • Engineering(all)

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