DesinFix TM 135 in fermentation process for bioethanol production

Dorothee Barth, Ana Raquel De Souza Monteiro, M.M. da Costa, I. Virkajärvi, Vera Sacon, Annika Wilhelmson

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    Brazil has the world's largest ethanol production from sugarcane, but bacterial contamination decreases the ethanol yields. It was shown that the biocide DesinFixT 135 can reduce the contamination without decreasing the yeasts' viability or negatively affecting the ethanol production.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)323-325
    JournalBrazilian Journal of Microbiology
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 2014
    MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


    • ethanol
    • fermentation
    • sugar cane feedstock
    • biocides
    • bioethanol


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