1. M. Qasemi, M. Afsharnia, M. Farhang, A. Bakhshizadeh, M. Allahdadi, A. Zarei, Health risk assessment of nitrate exposure in groundwater of rural areas of Gonabad and Bajestan, Iran, Environ. Earth Sci., 77 (2018) 551.
  2. M. Yousefi, S. Ghalehaskar, F.B. Asghari, A. Ghaderpoury, M.H. Dehghani, M. Ghaderpoori, A.A. Mohammadi, Distribution of fluoride contamination in drinking water resources and health risk assessment using geographic information system, northwest Iran, Regul. Toxicol. Pharm., 107 (2019) 104408.
  3. F. Shen, X. Chen, P. Gao, G. Chen, Electrochemical removal of fluoride ions from industrial wastewater, Chem. Eng. Sci., 58 (2003) 987–993.
  4. G. De la Puente, J. Pis, J. Menéndez, P. Grange, Thermal stability of oxygenated functions in activated carbons, J. Anal. Appl. Pyrolysis, 43 (1997) 125–138.
  5. A. Vázquez-Guerrero, R. Alfaro-Cuevas-Villanueva, J.G. Rutiaga-Quiñones, R. Cortés-Martínez, Fluoride removal by aluminummodified pine sawdust: effect of competitive ions, Ecol. Eng., 94 (2016) 365–379.
  6. Y. Zhang, Y. Hu, N. Sun, S.A. Khoso, L. Wang, W. Sun, A novel precipitant for separating lithium from magnesium in high Mg/Li ratio brine, Hydrometallurgy, 187 (2019) 125–133.
  7. N. Reddy, K. Prasad, Pyroclastic fluoride in ground waters in some parts of Tadpatri Taluk, Anantapur district, Andhra Pradesh, Indian J. Environ. Health, 45 (2003) 285–288.
  8. M. Ghaderpoori, G.R.J. Khaniki, M. Dehghani, M. Shams, A. Zarei, Determination of fluoride in bottled water sold in Tehran market, Iran, Am. Eurasian J. Agric. Environ. Sci., 6 (2009) 324–327.
  9. Y. Yu, C. Wang, X. Guo, J.P. Chen, Modification of carbon derived from Sargassum sp. by lanthanum for enhanced adsorption of fluoride, J. Colloid Interface Sci., 441 (2015) 113–120.
  10. P.T. Harrison, Fluoride in water: a UK perspective, J. Fluorine Chem., 126 (2005) 1448–1456.
  11. A. García-Pérez, M. Irigoyen-Camacho, A. Borges-Yáñez, Fluorosis and dental caries in Mexican schoolchildren residing in areas with different water fluoride concentrations and receiving fluoridated salt, Caries Res., 47 (2013) 299–308.
  12. WHO, Guidelines for Drinking‐Water Quality, Recommendations, World Health Organization, Geneva, 2004.
  13. A. Tressaud, Advances in Fluorine Science, Fluorine and the Environment, Agrochemicals, Archaeology, Green Chemistry & Water, Elsevier, Oxford, UK, 2 (2006) 1–286.
  14. S. Ayoob, A. Gupta, V.T. Bhat, A conceptual overview on sustainable technologies for the defluoridation of drinking water, Crit. Rev. Env. Sci. Technol., 38 (2008) 401–470.
  15. P. Miretzky, A.F. Cirelli, Fluoride removal from water by chitosan derivatives and composites: a review, J. Fluorine Chem., 132 (2011) 231–240.
  16. H. Hu, L. Yang, Z. Lin, X. Xiang, X. Jiang, L. Hou, Preparation and characterization of novel magnetic Fe3O4/chitosan/Al(OH)3 beads and its adsorption for fluoride, Int. J. Biol. Macromol., 114 (2018) 256–262.
  17. R. Khosravi, A. Zarei, M. Heidari, A. Ahmadfazeli, M. Vosughi, M. Fazlzadeh, Application of ZnO and TiO2 nanoparticles coated onto montmorillonite in the presence of H2O2 for efficient removal of cephalexin from aqueous solutions, Korean J. Chem. Eng., 35 (2018) 1000–1008.
  18. R. Khosravi, H. Eslami, A. Zarei, M. Heidari, A.N. Baghani, N. Safavi, A. Mokammel, M. Fazlzadeh, S. Adhami, Comparative evaluation of nitrate adsorption from aqueous solutions using green and red local montmorillonite adsorbents, Desal. Wat. Treat., 116 (2018) 119–128.
  19. K. Biswas, K. Gupta, U.C. Ghosh, Adsorption of fluoride by hydrous iron(III)–tin(IV) bimetal mixed oxide from the aqueous solutions, Chem. Eng. J., 149 (2009) 196–206.
  20. M. Bhatnagar, A. Bhatnagar, S. Jha, Interactive biosorption by microalgal biomass as a tool for fluoride removal, Biotechnol. Lett., 24 (2002) 1079–1081.
  21. R.K. Bharali, K.G. Bhattacharyya, Biosorption of fluoride on neem (Azadirachta indica) leaf powder, J. Environ. Chem. Eng., 3 (2015) 662–669.
  22. S. Manikandan, S. Chidambaram, A. Ramanathan, M.V. Prasanna, U. Karmegam, C. Singaraja, P. Paramaguru, I. Jainab, A study on the high fluoride concentration in the magnesiumrich waters of hard rock aquifer in Krishnagiri district, Tamilnadu, India, Arabian J. Geosci., 7 (2014) 273–285.
  23. S. Bhat, P. Kaushal, M. Kaur, H. Sharma, Coriander (Coriandrum sativum L.): processing, nutritional and functional aspects, Afr. J. Plant Sci., 8 (2014) 25–33.
  24. I. Gaballah, D. Goy, E. Allain, G. Kilbertus, J. Thauront, Recovery of copper through decontamination of synthetic solutions using modified barks, Metall. Mater. Trans. B, 28 (1997) 13–23.
  25. A. Özer, D. Özer, A. Özer, The adsorption of copper (II) ions on to dehydrated wheat bran (DWB): determination of the equilibrium and thermodynamic parameters, Process Biochem., 39 (2004) 2183–2191.
  26. APHA, 22nd ed., E.W. Rice, R.B. Baird, A.D. Eaton, L.S. Clesceri, Standard Methods for the Examination American Public Health Association (APHA), Washington, D.C., 2012.
  27. T. Nur, P. Loganathan, T. Nguyen, S. Vigneswaran, G. Singh, J. Kandasamy, Batch and column adsorption and desorption of fluoride using hydrous ferric oxide: solution chemistry and modeling, Chem. Eng. J., 247 (2014) 93–102.
  28. M. Qasemi, A. Zarei, M. Afsharnia, R. Salehi, M. Allahdadi, M. Farhang, Data on cadmium removal from synthetic aqueous solution using garbage ash, Data Brief, 20 (2018) 1115–1123.
  29. H. Sadek, A. Helmy, V. Sabet, T.F. Tadros, Adsorption of potential-determining ions at the aluminium oxide-aqueous interface and the point of zero charge, J. Electroanal. Chem. Interfacial Electrochem., 27 (1970) 257–266.
  30. A. Bhatnagar, E. Kumar, M. Sillanpää, Fluoride removal from water by adsorption—a review, Chem. Eng. J., 171 (2011) 811–840.
  31. S.S. Tripathy, J.-L. Bersillon, K. Gopal, Removal of fluoride from drinking water by adsorption onto alum-impregnated activated alumina, Sep. Purif. Technol., 50 (2006) 310–317.
  32. D. Pavia, G. Lampman, G. Kriz, J. Vyvyan, Introduction to Spectroscopy Cengage Learning, Ainara López Maestresalas, 2008.
  33. S. Zhang, Y. Lu, X. Lin, X. Su, Y. Zhang, Removal of fluoride from groundwater by adsorption onto La(III)-Al(III) loaded scoria adsorbent, Appl. Surf. Sci., 303 (2014) 1–5.
  34. D. Thakre, S. Jagtap, N. Sakhare, N. Labhsetwar, S. Meshram, S. Rayalu, Chitosan based mesoporous Ti–Al binary metal oxide supported beads for defluoridation of water, Chem. Eng. J., 158 (2010) 315–324.
  35. L. Nouri, I. Ghodbane, O. Hamdaoui, M. Chiha, Batch sorption dynamics and equilibrium for the removal of cadmium ions from aqueous phase using wheat bran, J. Hazard. Mater., 149 (2007) 115–125.
  36. M.H. Dehghani, M. Farhang, M. Alimohammadi, M. Afsharnia, G. Mckay, Adsorptive removal of fluoride from water by activated carbon derived from CaCl2-modified Crocus sativus leaves: equilibrium adsorption isotherms, optimization, and influence of anions, Chem. Eng. Commun., 205 (2018) 955–965.
  37. M.H. Dehghani, A. Zarei, A. Mesdaghinia, R. Nabizadeh, M. Alimohammadi, M. Afsharnia, G. McKay, Production and application of a treated bentonite–chitosan composite for the efficient removal of humic acid from aqueous solution, Chem. Eng. Res. Des., 140 (2018) 102–115.
  38. A.A. Mohammadi, A. Zarei, H. Alidadi, M. Afsharnia, M. Shams, Two-dimensional zeolitic imidazolate framework-8 for efficient removal of phosphate from water, process modeling, optimization, kinetic, and isotherm studies, Desal. Wat. Treat., 129 (2018) 244–254.
  39. H. Nollet, M. Roels, P. Lutgen, P. Van der Meeren, W. Verstraete, Removal of PCBs from wastewater using fly ash, Chemosphere, 53 (2003) 655–665.
  40. Y. Li, Q. Du, T. Liu, J. Sun, Y. Jiao, Y. Xia, L. Xia, Z. Wang, W. Zhang, K. Wang, Equilibrium, kinetic and thermodynamic studies on the adsorption of phenol onto graphene, Mater. Res. Bull., 47 (2012) 1898–1904.
  41. S. Dehghanpour, A. Mahmoudi, F. Esbati, Surfactant-assistant solvo/hydrothermal methods for preparation of nanoscale calcium aminodiphosphonates exhibiting high methylene blue adsorption affinity, Mater. Res. Bull., 47 (2012) 2126–2134.
  42. A. Štrkalj, J. Malina, Thermodynamic and kinetic study of adsorption of Ni (II) ions on carbon anode dust, Chem. Eng. Commun., 198 (2011) 1497–1504.
  43. M. Qasemi, M. Afsharnia, A. Zarei, A.A. Najafpoor, S. Salari, M. Shams, Phenol removal from aqueous solution using Citrullus colocynthis waste ash, Data Brief, 18 (2018) 620–628.
  44. A. Tembhurkar, S. Dongre, Studies on fluoride removal using adsorption process, J. Environ. Sci. Eng., 48 (2006) 151–156.
  45. G. Munavalli, V. Patki, A comparative study of defluoridation techniques, J IPHE, India, 10 (2009) 35–34.
  46. G. Alagumuthu, V. Veeraputhiran, R. Venkataraman, Adsorption isotherms on fluoride removal: batch techniques, Arch. Appl. Sci. Res., 2 (2010) 170–185.
  47. M. Murugan, E. Subramanian, Studies on defluoridation of water by Tamarind seed, an unconventional biosorbent, J. Water Health, 4 (2006) 453–461.
  48. V. Veeraputhiran, G. Alagumuthu, Sorption equilibrium of fluoride onto Phyllanthus emblica activated carbon, Int. J. Res. Chem. Environ., 1 (2011) 42–47.
  49. A. Teutli-Sequeira, M. Solache-Ríos, V. Martínez-Miranda, I. Linares-Hernández, Comparison of aluminum modified natural materials in the removal of fluoride ions, J. Colloid Interface Sci., 418 (2014) 254–260.
  50. Y. Hu, H. Kazemian, S. Rohani, Y. Huang, Y. Song, In situ high pressure study of ZIF-8 by FTIR spectroscopy, Chem. Commun., 47 (2011) 12694–12696.
  51. E. Bazrafshan, N. Khoshnamvand, A.H. Mahvi, Fluoride removal from aqueous environments by ZnCl2-treated eucalyptus leaves as a natural adsorbent, Fluoride, 48 (2015) 315–320.
  52. A. Mohammad, C. Majumder, Removal of fluoride from synthetic waste water by using “bio-adsorbents”, Int. J. Res. Eng. Technol., 3 (2014) 776–785.
  53. S. Ramanaiah, S.V. Mohan, P. Sarma, Adsorptive removal of fluoride from aqueous phase using waste fungus (Pleurotus ostreatus 1804) biosorbent: kinetics evaluation, Ecol. Eng., 31 (2007) 47–56.
  54. S. Sinha, K. Pandey, D. Mohan, K.P. Singh, Removal of fluoride from aqueous solutions by Eichhornia crassipes biomass and its carbonized form, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 42 (2003) 6911–6918.
  55. R.S. Sathish, N. Raju, G. Raju, G. Nageswara Rao, K.A. Kumar, C. Janardhana, Equilibrium and kinetic studies for fluoride adsorption from water on zirconium impregnated coconut shell carbon, Sep. Sci. Technol., 42 (2007) 769–788.
  56. V.K. Gupta, I. Ali, V.K. Saini, Defluoridation of wastewaters using waste carbon slurry, Water Res., 41 (2007) 3307–3316.
  57. Y. Zhang, K. Huang, Grape pomace as a biosorbent for fluoride removal from groundwater, RSC Adv., 9 (2019) 7767–7776.
  58. J.L. Davila-Rodriguez, V.A. Escobar-Barrios, K. Shirai, J.R. Rangel-Mendez, Synthesis of a chitin-based biocomposite for water treatment: optimization for fluoride removal, J. Fluorine Chem., 130 (2009) 718–726.