2019-Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit
SIPS2019 Volume 12: Energy Production and Secondary Batterie

Editors:F. Kongoli, H. Dodds, M. Mauntz, T. Turna, K. Aifantis, A. Fox, V. Kumar
Publisher:Flogen Star OUTREACH
Publication Year:2019
Pages:112 pages
ISSN:2291-1227 (Metals and Materials Processing in a Clean Environment Series)
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    Agri-Food Biomass Resources and Process Simulation for Bioenergy Production

    0; Jonilda Llupa1; Lorina Liçi2; Ilirjan Malollari3;
    Type of Paper: Regular
    Id Paper: 460
    Topic: 17


    The present study was dedicated to introducing the agri-food residual biomass potential evaluated from the model calculation and for considering all possibilities of its utilization for heat and/or energy production.
    Emphasis has been given to the agricultural and food industry wastes, as well as animal organic wastes, aimed to follow some technology tendency for performing a proper treatment of a mixture prepared from these organic wastes, in order to reach as much as possible biogas (bio-methane as a holder of bioenergy).
    The most important way to reduce carbon emission is strongly depended firstly on how much local potential of each source can be collected and there is a number of factors such as the quality of waste chosen as a feedstock, conversion route, processing technology, its maturity and possibility to improve the efficiency of transformation into a bio-source of energy.
    For this work has been chosen the biodegradation, but there are also other methods of preliminary waste treatment for disintegration such as composting or burning which however does not resolve definitely the issues related to the collection of such organic wastes, because from them still remains some residue after treatments.
    For this study, it was performed a series of different transformation methods for agri-food and animal organic residues, as well as their combinations, so-called pretreatment process, which prepare conditions so the biomass to undergo to an easier process for anaerobic bio digestion or them. During these processes especially for the former one, play a key role some kind of specialized microorganisms which can produce a mixture of gases (Biogas composed of 65% methane and 35% carbon dioxide) and a mixture of liquid (which carries a high value of mineral nutrient elements like nitrogen, phosphorus, especially used as fertilizer additive, etc.


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    Cite this article as:

    , Llupa J, Liçi L, Malollari I. (2019). Agri-Food Biomass Resources and Process Simulation for Bioenergy Production. In F. Kongoli, H. Dodds, M. Mauntz, T. Turna, K. Aifantis, A. Fox, V. Kumar (Eds.), Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit SIPS2019 Volume 12: Energy Production and Secondary Batterie (pp. 97-98). Montreal, Canada: FLOGEN Star Outreach