8. Membrane Bioreactors for Green Processing in a Sustainable Production System

  1. Kamelia Boodhoo and
  2. Adam Harvey
  1. Rosalinda Mazzei,
  2. Emma Piacentini,
  3. Enrico Drioli and
  4. Lidietta Giorno

Published Online: 3 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118498521.ch8

Process Intensification for Green Chemistry: Engineering Solutions for Sustainable Chemical Processing

Process Intensification for Green Chemistry: Engineering Solutions for Sustainable Chemical Processing

How to Cite

Mazzei, R., Piacentini, E., Drioli, E. and Giorno, L. (2013) Membrane Bioreactors for Green Processing in a Sustainable Production System, in Process Intensification for Green Chemistry: Engineering Solutions for Sustainable Chemical Processing (eds K. Boodhoo and A. Harvey), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118498521.ch8

Editor Information

  1. School of Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials, Newcastle University, UK

Author Information

  1. Institute on Membrane Technology, CNR-ITM, University of Calabria, Rende, Calabria, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470972670

Online ISBN: 9781118498521

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Keywords:

  • biocatalyst recycling;
  • biocatalytic membrane reactors;
  • entrapment;
  • biofuel;
  • waste water treatment;
  • waste valorization;
  • membrane bioreactor processing;
  • bioreactor

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Membrane Bioreactors

  • Biocatalytic Membrane Reactors

  • Case Studies: Membrane Bioreactors

  • Green Processing Impact of Membrane Bioreactors

  • Conclusion

  • References