volume 51, issue 4, P515-524 2007
DOI: 10.1002/jctb.280510409
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Abstract: Abstract Bagasse‐based paper mills in developing countries do not have sophisticated waste water treatment technology to combat water pollution released by these mills. This paper presents an overview of bagasse handling and sources of waste generation, the seriousness of pollution discharge, and treatment options available to tackle the waste water derived from bagasse‐based paper mills. Extensive laboratory treatability studies indicate that anaerobic digestion for biogas generation is a viable method for h…

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