Valorisation of wastepaper using the fibrolytic/hydrogen producing bacterium Ruminococcus albus.

The present study aimed to investigate the biotransformation of different kinds of wastepaper to hydrogen by the fibrotylic bacterium Ruminococcus albus. Five different types i.e. paper tissue, office paper, illustrated magazine paper, paperboard and newspaper, were selected as representatives of the most common types of wastepaper found in municipal solid… CONTINUE READING