||Used as flocculants or coagulants in industrial wastewater treatment .
||Used to reduce raw water turbidity from 26.5 to 1.0 .
||Used as an emulsifier, thickener, and binder in industries .
||Used to reduce the high concentration of alum needed for water treatment .
||Widely used as adsorbents for removing different impurities from wastewater, like synthetic dyes and toxic heavy metal cations .
||Used as a novel flocculant .
||Used as a physical barrier against native microorganisms in wastewater .
||Used for the heavy metals and dyes adsorption .