Effect of hydraulic retention time (HRT) on the biodegradation of trichloroethylene wastewater and anaerobic bacterial community in the UASB reactor

This study utilizes the unique merits of an 8-L laboratory upflow anaerobic sludge blanket (UASB) reactor for treating synthetic wastewater containing trichloroethylene (TCE). The reactor was operated at different hydraulic retention times (HRT) of 25, 20, 15, 10, and 5 h. TCE removal efficiency dec...

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Published in:Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, Vol. 99, No. 4 (2015), p. 1977-1987
Main Author: Zhang, Ying
Other Involved Persons: Wang, Xin ; Hu, Miao ; Li, Pengfei
Format: electronic Article
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
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