A research team from Pennsylvania State University constructed a cell in which the microbes feed on organic matter from domestic waste water. The fuel cell is too expensive for practical use now; but if the cost could be brought down, larger, similar cells could purify waste water and generate electricity at the same time.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||1|
|Specialist publication||Industrial Bioprocessing|
|State||Published - Apr 1 2004|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Chemical Engineering(all)
- Organic Chemistry