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Table 1 Origin of the tested inocula and operational characteristics of the digester of origin

From: Biomethanation processes: new insights on the effect of a high H2 partial pressure on microbial communities

No Inoculum name Origin Type of inoculum Operational conditions Treating substrate
1 AnS Sewage sludge AD Anaerobic sludge Anaerobic/continuous/liquid AD/mesophilic Sewage
2 GS Paper mill AD Granular sludge Anaerobic/UASB/continuous/mesophilic Paper mill waste
3 BM Farm AD plant Liquid fraction (lixiviate) Anaerobic/discontinuous/dry AD/mesophilic Manure from bovine livestock
4 MFW1 Territorial AD Liquid fraction from digestate Anaerobic/continuous/first stage AD/thermophilic Poultry slurry and food waste
5 MFW2 Territorial AD Liquid fraction from digestate Anaerobic/continuous/second stage AD/mesophilic Poultry slurry and food waste
6 FW Territorial AD Liquid fraction from digestate Anaerobic/continuous/liquid AD/mesophilic Food waste
7 AeS Sewage WWTP Aerobic sludge Aerobic/continuous/mesophilic Waste water
  1. AD anaerobic digestion, UASB up-flow anaerobic sludge blanket reactor, WWTP waste water treatment plant