Project Profile

Project Title A high-rate bioelectrochemical anaerobic digestion process specialized in distillery wastewater for organic pollutants stabilization and methane gas recovery
Project Code 2015MB04
Project Status Ongoing
Start Date July 2015
Sponsor(s) DST State S&T Prog
Division Environmental and Industrial Biotechnology
Description

This is a bilateral collaborative project sanctioned under the DST Indo-Korea programme. The main goal of this study is to develop novel high-rate bioelectrochemical anaerobic digestion process for renewable energy recovery from distillery wastewater, leading to the initial phase of pilot scale development of bioelectrochemical anaerobic digestion (BEAD) process.