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Table 2 Comparison of the reported maximum monolayer adsorption capacities of selected adsorbents for MG

From: Removal of malachite green from aqueous solution using pulverized teak leaf litter: equilibrium, kinetic and thermodynamic studies

Adsorbent qm (mg/g) References
Teak leaf litter powder 333.33 This study
Commercial powder activated carbon 222.22 [24]
Dead leaves of plane tree 97.09 [14]
Chitosan beads 93.5 [25]
Bivalve shell-Zea mays L husk leaf 81.5 [18]
Rattan sawdust 62.71 [12]
Degreased coffee bean 55.3 [26]
Pineapple leaf powder 54.64 [27]