Volume No. 3 Issue No.: 2 Page No.: 456-463 Oct-Dec 2008

 

STUDIES ON BATCH KINETICS OF ANAEROBIC DIGESTION OF SOLID WASTE (SINEWS) FROM GELATIN INDUSTRY

 

C.Raghunathan, M. Velan1, B. Velmurugan and R.A. Ramanujam*2

1. Department of Chemical Engineering, A.C.College of technology, Anna University, Chennai, 600025. (INDIA)
2. Department of Environmental Technology, Central Leather Research Institute, Adyar, Chennai, 600020. (INDIA)

 

Received on : July 5, 2008

 

ABSTRACT

 

Anaerobic digestion offers a potential means for converting organic solid waste into fuel and thereby provides a supplemental and readily utilizable source of energy. Manufacturing of Gelatin from animal bones generates solid wastes in the form of semisolids, having fat and protein in the range of 52.7

 

Keywords : Anaerobic digestion, Sinews, Gelatin, Kinetics

 

 

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