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Table 1 A summary of ABE production from glucose and food wastes at various levels using C. beijerinckii P260

From: Butanol production from food waste: a novel process for producing sustainable energy and reducing environmental pollution

Substrate Residual glucose (g/L) Residual starch (g/L) Total ABE produced (g/L broth) Yield (g/g) Productivity (g/L/h)
Glucose (control) 16.2 14.2 0.35 0.22
Food waste (81 g/L) 5.4 5.3 18.8 0.38 0.46
Food waste (129 g/L) 21.7 17.8 19.7 0.36 0.41
Food waste (181 g/L) 40.5 32.6 20.9 0.37 0.42
Food waste (228 g/L) 61.7 50.2 19.1 0.38 0.38
Food waste vacuum (129 g/L) 1.1 16.0 27.2 0.36 0.49