Efficient production of 1,3-propanediol from fermentation of crude glycerol with mixed cultures in a simple medium.

@article{Dietz2014EfficientPO,
  title={Efficient production of 1,3-propanediol from fermentation of crude glycerol with mixed cultures in a simple medium.},
  author={Donna Dietz and An-Ping Zeng},
  journal={Bioprocess and biosystems engineering},
  year={2014},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={225-33}
}
The objective of this study was to examine the applicability of mixed cultures for 1,3-propanediol (1,3-PDO) production from crude glycerol. Three different sources of mixed cultures were tested, where the mixed culture from a municipal wastewater treatment plant showed the best results. 1,3-PDO can be produced as the main product in this mixed culture with typical organic acids like acetic and butyric acids as by-products. The yield was in the range of 0.56-0.76 mol 1,3-PDO per mol glycerol… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 365 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
12 Citations
33 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

365 Citations

0100200'13'14'15'16'17'18
Citations per Year
Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 365 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 33 references

Production of 1,3-propanediol, 2,3-butanediol and ethanol by a newly isolated Klebsiella oxytoca strain growing on biodiesel-derived glycerol based media

  • M Metsoviti, K Paraskeyajdi, A Koutinas, AP Zeng, S Papanikolaou
  • Proc Biochem
  • 2012
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

1,3-Propanediol and Polytrimethyleneterephthalate

  • D Tjahjasari, T Kaeding, AP Zeng
  • Moreina and Bai (eds) Comprehensive Biotechnology
  • 2011
2 Excerpts

Biosystems analysis and engineering of microbial consortia for industrial biotechnology

  • W Sabra, D Dietz, D Tjahjasari, AP Zeng
  • Eng Life Sci
  • 2010
1 Excerpt

Implications of biodiesel production and utilisation on global climate—a literature review

  • S Majer, F Mueller-Langer, V Zeller, M Kaltschmitt
  • Eur J Lipid Sci Technol
  • 2009
2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…