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Table 2 Absorption rates of some of ROC components after treatment with Biofilm #109

From: Applications of microalgal biofilms for wastewater treatment and bioenergy production

Final biomass, mg DW PO4 uptake NO3 uptake Fe uptake Cu uptake
\(\tt {\text{PO}}_{{4^{ - } }}P\), mg/L, final PO4-P uptake, % PO4-P uptake rate, mg/L-day \( {\text{PO}}_{{4^{ - } }}\text{P}\) uptake, mg/gDW-day \( {\text{PO}}_{{4^{ - } }}\text{P}\), mg/L, final \({\text{PO}}_{{4^{ - } }}\text{P}\) uptake, % \( {\text{NO}}_{{3^{ - } }}\text{N}\) uptake rate, mg/L-day \( {\text{NO}}_{{3^{ - } }}\text{N}\) uptake, mg/gDW-day Fe, mg/L, final Fe uptake, % Fe uptake rate, mg/L-day Fe uptake, mg/gDW-day Cu, mg/L, final Cu uptake, % Cu uptake rate, mg/L-day Cu uptake, mg/gDW-day
13.1 ± 1.2 15 ± 3.4 89 ± 21.0 13 ± 1.2 1 ± 0.2 0.5 ± 0.2 99 ± 21.2 21 ± 5.1 1.6 ± 0.2 0.85 ± 0.2 58.2 ± 10.9 0.13 ± 0.1 0.01 ± 0.01 0.05 ± 0.02 78.0 ± 10.2 0.02 ± 0.01 0.002 ± 0.001