Kinetics of methane fermentation of selected post-processed poultry beddings — possibilities of process intensification and limitations

  • Piotr Sakiewicz Institute of Engineering Materials and Biomaterials, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Silesian University of Technology
  • Jan Cebula Institute of Environmental Protection and Engineering, Faculty of Materials and Environmental Sciences, University of Bielsko-Biala
  • Krzysztof Piotrowski Department of Chemical Engineering and Process Design, Faculty of Chemistry, Silesian University of Technology
  • Jolanta Bohdziewicz Institute of Water and Wastewater Engineering, Faculty of Energy and Environmental Engineering, Silesian University of Technology
Słowa kluczowe: poultry breeding manure, methane fermentation, process kinetics, batch biogas production process, modified Gompertz model


The kinetics of methane fermentation of selected post-processed poultry beddings was analyzed. A modified nonlinear Gompertz model was applied for the calculations. The presented kinetic parameter may be useful for design or optimization calculations of agricultural-biogas installations integrated with industrial-scale poultry breeding.


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Jak cytować
Sakiewicz, P., Cebula, J., Piotrowski, K., & Bohdziewicz, J. (2019). Kinetics of methane fermentation of selected post-processed poultry beddings — possibilities of process intensification and limitations. Eco-Energetics: Technologies, Environment, Law and Economy, 2, 105-112.