Material Sciences

Title :

Reclamation of Steel Industry Wastewater through Phycoremediation Technique Using Microalgae and Assessment of Biofuel Production from Algal Biomass

Area of research :

Earth, Atmosphere & Environment Sciences, Material Sciences

Focus area :

Water & industry

Principal Investigator :

Dr. Susmita Dutta, Head, Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Durgapur

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Executive Summary :

The project aims at reclamation of steel industry wastewater through phycoremediation technique by using microalgae, and also to assess the possibility of biofuel production from algal biomass.

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Organizations involved