Investigation of the biochemical methane potential of propylene glycol


Sezgin N. , Tönük G. U. , Nemlioğlu S.

FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN, vol.14, no.5, pp.363-367, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Journal Name: FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.363-367
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Experiments on biochemical methane potential (BMP) have supplied information about anaerobic treatability of organic wastes. These experiments revealed that if the amount of gas obtained is higher than in theoretical methane production, the organic waste is biodegradable in anaerobic conditions.