Reversible Flocculation of Microalgae using Magnesium Hydroxide

Abstract

Flocculation of microalgae is a promising low-cost strategy to harvest microalgae for bulk biomass production. However, residual flocculants can interfere in further downstream processes or influence biomass quality. In this study, a new concept is demonstrated based on reversible magnesium hydroxide flocculation, using Chlorella vulgaris and Phaeodactylum… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12155-014-9554-1

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