First Advisor

William Fish

Date of Award

Spring 2014

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Civil & Environmental Engineering and University Honors

Department

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Language

English

Subjects

Anaerobic bacteria -- Research, Organic wastes -- Purification, Recycling (Waste etc.) -- Testing, Anaerobic digesters -- Industrial applications

DOI

10.15760/honors.369

Abstract

Six gallons of food waste was anaerobically digested for 76 days in two small-scale digesters sitting by a lab window. The main difference, besides waste sources, of these digesters was substrate processing: chopping versus blending. An effort was made to minimize the maintenance of the digesters, however, after 45 days of overly acidic (pH

Rights

© 2014 Leland C Scantlebury

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Comments

Bachelor of Science with Departmental Honors in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/12013

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