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Volume 12, issue 21
Biogeosciences, 12, 6503–6514, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-6503-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
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Biogeosciences, 12, 6503–6514, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-6503-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 13 Nov 2015

Research article | 13 Nov 2015

Optimizing the impact of temperature on bio-hydrogen production from food waste and its derivatives under no pH control using statistical modelling

C. Arslan et al.
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The study focuses on co-digestion of food waste and its derivatives i.e. noodle waste and rice waste with sludge in order to produce bio-hydrogen. The pH was set at 7 initially and was not controlled throughout the incubation in order to make the process simple. Noodle waste produced maxim bio-hydrogen production as compared to food waste and rice waste. The increase in temperature increased the bio-hydrogen production for food waste but caused negative impact on noodle and rice wastes.
The study focuses on co-digestion of food waste and its derivatives i.e. noodle waste and rice...
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