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Table 6 Product classes for intracellular and soluble type of product

From: Synthesis and analysis of separation networks for the recovery of intracellular chemicals generated from microbial-based conversions

Product classes Product examples Stage I technologies Stage II technologies Stage III technologies References
IN SOL SLD (CMD/SPC) Soluble proteins Flc, Sdm, Ftt, Cnt, Ely, Bml, Hph, Mbr-MF/RO/UF, Slb Mbr-all, Evp, Cnt, Prc, Ads Mbr-all, Blc, Crys, Dry [127, 128]
IN SOL LQD VOL (CMD/SPC) Some algal biofuels Flc, Sdm, Ftt, Cnt, Ely, Bml, Mbr-MF/RO/UF, Slb Mbr- all, Ext, Dst, Atpe, Evp, Ads, Pvp Mbr-all, Chr, Blc, Pvp [129]
IN SOL LQD NVL (CMD/SPC) Soluble hormones Flc, Sdm, Ftt, Cnt, Ely, Bml, Mbr-MF/RO/UF, Slb Mbr- all, Ext, Dst, Atpe, Evp, Ads, Pvp Mbr-all, Chr, Blc, Pvp [130]
  1. Mbr-all is inclusive of all types of membrane technologies (MF, UF, RO, NF)
  2. Full forms of the technology abbreviations used are listed earlier in Table 1