Journal article

Recovering Nitrogen as a Solid without Chemical Dosing: Bio-Electroconcentration for Recovery of Nutrients from Urine

Pablo Ledezma, Johannes Jermakka, Jurg Keller, Stefano Freguia

Environmental Science & Technology Letters | AMER CHEMICAL SOC | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council Project

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was funded by Australian Research Council Project LP 150100402 in partnership with Queensland Urban Utilities (QUU) and ABR Process Development. The authors thank Profs. J. Leina, K. Rabaey, W. Verstraete, and B. Logan for fruitful discussions about this work and Dr. B. C. Donose for help with spectroscopic analyses. This work was performed in part at the Queensland node of the Australian National Fabrication Facility, a company established under the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy to provide nano and microfabrication facilities for Australia's researchers. Finally, the authors acknowledge the support of C. Chapman and M. Mulliss from QUU, A. Blunn and C. Ross from ABR, and D. Anderson of the GWA group (Caroma) toward the piloting of the BEC technology in 2017.