Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactors (AnMBR) for Wastewater Treatment

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This paper focuses on the recent research in the development of anaerobic membrane bioreactors in wastewater treatment. Anaerobic wastewater treatment technology is gaining increasing attention due to its capacity to convert wastewater BODs to usable biogas with relatively low energy consumption. The anaerobic membrane bioreactor (AnMBR), which is a combination of the anaerobic biological wastewater treatment process and membrane filtration, represents a recent development in the high-rate anaerobic bioreactors. This paper reviews applications and performances of AnMBR and the membrane filtration behaviour in AnMBRs.

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Chang, S. (2014) Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactors (AnMBR) for Wastewater Treatment. Advances in Chemical Engineering and Science, 4, 56-61. doi: 10.4236/aces.2014.41008.

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