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Table 6 Overview of studies reporting PHA production from solid agro-industrial by-products

From: Integrated systems for biopolymers and bioenergy production from organic waste and by-products: a review of microbial processes

Strain Type of PHA Operation mode Time to PHAmax [h] PHA concentration [g l−1] PHA content [%] References
Recombinant Bacillus subtilis 1A304 (105 MU331) P(3HB) Batch 12 0.06 2.5 [40]
Azotobacter vinelandii UWD (ATCC 53799) P(3HB-co-3HV) Batch 48 0.43 37 [34]
18 5.48 58.3
C. necator (R. eutropha) P(3HB-co-3HV) Batch 45 1.13 40.8 [84]
Batch 48 1.2 34.1 [26]
Fed-batch 73 16.5 72.6 [85]
Activated sludge P(3HB) Batch 96 2.7 67 [87]