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Aerobic granulation for wastewater bioremediation: A review†
Article first published online: 11 OCT 2012
Copyright © 2012 Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering
The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering
Volume 91, Issue 6, pages 1045–1058, June 2013
How to Cite
Khan, M. Z., Mondal, P. K. and Sabir, S. (2013), Aerobic granulation for wastewater bioremediation: A review. Can. J. Chem. Eng., 91: 1045–1058. doi: 10.1002/cjce.21729
1. Both mixed and pure cultures can be used for cultivating aerobic granules. Generally, mixed culture is employed for degrading a mixture of toxic compounds, and pure culture is useful for degrading a specific toxicant.
2. Aerobic granules are used to treat wastewater containing higher organic loading rates as well as fluctuations in organic loading rates.
3. There is a strong contradiction regarding the effect of DO, HRT and the starvation period on biogranulation.
4. Further research is needed to explore the feasibility of using stored granule as inoculums for rapid startup.
- Issue published online: 10 MAY 2013
- Article first published online: 11 OCT 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 14 MAY 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 13 APR 2012
- Manuscript Received: 20 OCT 2011
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