Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 A comparative analysis of Power and current output obtained with wastes and Xenobiotics

From: Microbial fuel cell: a green approach for the utilization of waste for the generation of bioelectricity

S. No. Xenobiotics/Wastes Concentration Current/Power output Reference
1 Hexavalent chromium 80 mg/L 123.4 mA/m2 and 55.5 mW/m2 Tandukar et al. (2009)
2   39.2 mg/ L 2.4 W/ m3 Wang et al. (2008)
3   10 mg/L 21.4 mW/ m2 Gangadharan and Nambi (2015)
4   100 mg/L 767.01 mW/m2 Xafenias et al. (2015)
  Agrowaste  
5 Cassava waste water 16000mg- COD/L 1771 mW/ m2 Kaewkannetra et al. (2009)
6   1, 086 mg - COD/L 22.19 W/m3 Prasertsung et al. (2012)
7 Cellulose 1g/L CMC 143 mW/ m2 Ren et al. (2008)
8   4 g/L 4.9 mW/ m2 Rezaei et al. (2009)
9   1 g/L 188 mW/ m2 Sedky et al. (2012)
10 Vegetable waste 0.5 g COD/L clover sap 70 mW/m3 Clauwaert et al. (2008)
11 Dioscorea zingiberensis tubers 3000 mg- COD /L 175 mW/m2 Li and Ni (2011)
12 Brewery waste water 600 mg-COD/L 830 mW/m3 Wen et al. (2010)
13 Chocolate industry wastewater 1459 mg/L COD 0.302 mA/cm2 Patil et al. (2009)
14 Domestic wastewater 600 mg/L 0.06 mA/cm2 Wang et al. (2009)
15 Protein-rich wastewater 1.75 g/L COD 0.008 mA/cm2 Liu et al. (2009b)
16 Starch processing wastewater 4852 mg/L COD 0.09 mA/cm2 Lu et al. (2009)
17 Slaughter house waste water 900 mg-COD/L 578 mW/m2 Katuri et al. (2012)
18 Chicken feathers 10g/L 1206.78 mW/m2 Chaturvedi et al. (2013)
19 Rice straw hydrolysate 400 mg- COD/L 137.6 mW/m2 Wang et al. (2014)
  Azo dyes  
20 Acid orange 7 (AO7) 35mg/l 39.2 mW/m2 Fernando et al. (2012)
21 Azo dye with glucose 300mg/l 0.09 mA/cm2 Sun et al. (2009)
22 Methyl orange 0.05 mM 0.0154 mA/cm2 Liu et al. (2009a)
23 Congo red and glucose Congo
red (300 mg/L) and glucose (500 mg COD/L)
0.0897 mA/cm2 Sun et al. (2009)
24 Reactive blue 221 (RB221) 112.5 mg/L 27.5 mW/m2 Bakhshian et al. (2011)
25 Acid navy blue r (ANB) dye 200 ppm 2,236 mW/m2 Khan et al. (2015)
26 Reactive brilliant red X-3B (ABRX3) 300 mg-COD/L 0.852 W/m3 Fang et al. (2015)
27 Selenium 25 mg/ L 2,900 mW/ m2 Catal et al. (2009)
28 Nitrate   117.7 mW/m2 Fang et al. (2011)
29    502.5 mW/ m2 Zhang et al. (2014)
30   10.5 mg/L 138.31 mA/m2 Cai and Zheng (2013)
31   40 mg-COD/L 31.92  mW/m2 Cucu et al. (2016)