Ieropoulos, I., Greenman, J. and Melhuish, C.
Urine utilisation by Microbial Fuel Cells: Energy fuel for the future.
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 14 (1).
Available from: http://eprints.uwe.ac.uk/16022
Publisher's URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C1CP23213D
This communication reports for the first time the direct utilisation of urine in MFCs for the production of electricity. Different conversion efficiencies were recorded, depending on the amount treated. Elements such as N, P, K can be locked into new biomass, thus removed from solution, resulting in recycling without environmental pollution.
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