Albizia

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Albizia

a genus of legumes in the plant family Mimosaceae; seed pods of the toxic species contain 4-methoxy-pyridone a pyridoxine analog which causes cardiomyopathy, pulmonary edema and polioencephalomalacia. Includes A. chinensis (A. stipulata), A. versicolor and A. tanganyicensis (A. lebbeck var. australis, A. rhodesia, fever tree, red paperbark).
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3 parts of Groundnut and 1 part of Albizzia lebbeck) have been loaded into glass column of height 57cm and diameter 1.
Although Albizzia lebbeck pods had potential for biosorption but being seasonal cannot be exploited for commercialization.
Amount of Biosorbent = 10gm (3parts GNSP: 1part Albizzia lebbeck), pH = 2.
Albizzia lebbeck and Groundnut shell in combination and of pure Groundnut shell column.
Varshney IP, Vyas P, Srivastava HC, Singh PP (1979) Study of Albizzia lebbek Benth wood saponin, Lebbekanin-E.
At its end, however, a grove of tall, dark Albizzia trees shades another source of wealth, another sort of gold, renewable, and exploitable by the people of these great highland valleys.