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Review of biogas bio-desulfurization process(PDF)

Chinese Journal of Applied & Environmental Biology[ISSN:1006-687X/CN:51-1482/Q]

2014 02
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Review of biogas bio-desulfurization process
XU Ying SUN Yongming YUAN Zhenhong KONG Xiaoying LI Lianhua
1 Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou 510640, China 2 Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China
biogas bio-desulfurization hydrogen sulfide desulfurization bacteria desulfurization process biogas engineering
Q939.97 : X172

With the advantages of cleanliness, efficiency, safety, and renewability, biogas as an alternative and complementary natural gas is becoming the new direction of energy development strategy of China. Biogas desulfurization is one of the key points for biogas high-value utilization and industrial application. The desulfurization process directly impacts equipment operation, product quality and engineering quality. Compared with the traditional desulfurization process, bio-desulfurization has high efficiency, no secondary pollution and low cost, therefore a research hot spot and industrial application for biogas desulfurization. This paper reviews the basic principles of bio-desulfurization, main effective bacteria, desulfurization process, project cases and the latest research and application. The major emphasis of this review is the comparison analysis of the physiological and biochemical characteristics of chemotrophic bacteria, and their desulfurization performance. It also lays emphasis on the application case of two-stage biogas desulfurization process based on the bioscrubber. At last, this review puts forward suggestions on development of bio-desulfurization technology and industrialization in China, including making further technological innovation, doing in-depth research of bio-desulfurization process, as well as increasing the number and expanding scale of engineering applications.


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