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SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology

Anaerobic Technology in Pulp and Paper Industry

Authors: Bajpai, Pratima

  • Reviews the latest key research into anaerobic technology as a cost-effective treatment alternative in pulp and paper industry
  • Clarifies the differences between anaerobic and aerobic treatment of pulp and paper industry effluents
  • Presents several different examples of full-scale industrial installations and future trends
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This book presents a state-of-the-art report on the treatment of pulp and paper industry effluents using anaerobic technology. It covers a comprehensive range of topics, including the basic reasons for anaerobic treatment, comparison between anaerobic and aerobic treatment, effluent types suitable for anaerobic treatment, design considerations for anaerobic treatment, anaerobic reactor configurations applied for treatment of pulp and paper industry effluents, present status of anaerobic treatment in pulp and paper industry, economic aspects, examples of full scale installations and future trends.

 

About the authors


Dr. Pratima Bajpai has a Ph.D from the National Sugar Institute (NSI) Kanpur, India. She is presently a Technical Consultant in Pulp and Paper Industry and has over 30 years of experience in research at National Sugar Institute Kanpur, University of Saskatchewan, University of Western Ontario in Canada and Thapar Center for Industrial Research and Development in India. She has also worked as Visiting Professor at University of Waterloo, Canada and Visiting Scientist at Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.

Dr. Bajpai’s main areas of expertise are industrial biotechnology, pulp and paper and environmental biotechnology. She has contributed immensely to the field of industrial biotechnology and is a recognized expert in the field. Currently she is actively engaged in commercializing biotechnological processes for the pulp and paper industry. Her research accomplishment has resulted in more than 150 publications in the leading international journals and conference proceedings. She has also written several advanced level technical books on environmental and biotechnological aspects of pulp and paper, which have been published by leading publishers such as PIRA International, UK; Springer, Germany; Miller Freeman USA, John Wiley and Elsevier Science. She has also contributed chapters to a number of books and encyclopedia, obtained 11 patents and has written several technical reports. In addition, she has implemented several processes in Indian Paper mills. Dr. Bajpai is also an active member of American Society of Microbiologists and is a reviewer of many international research journals.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • General Background

    Bajpai, Pratima

    Pages 1-6

  • Basics of Anaerobic Digestion Process

    Bajpai, Pratima

    Pages 7-12

  • Process Parameters Affecting Anaerobic Digestion

    Bajpai, Pratima

    Pages 13-27

  • Comparison of Aerobic Treatment with Anaerobic Treatment

    Bajpai, Pratima

    Pages 29-35

  • Anaerobic Reactors Used for Waste Water Treatment

    Bajpai, Pratima

    Pages 37-53

Buy this book

eBook $54.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-10-4130-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $69.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-10-4129-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Anaerobic Technology in Pulp and Paper Industry
Authors
Series Title
SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-4130-3
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-4130-3
Softcover ISBN
978-981-10-4129-7
Series ISSN
2191-530X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 99
Number of Illustrations and Tables
6 b/w illustrations, 9 illustrations in colour
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