Production of bio-ethanol from starch (wheat flour)

Independant process or in chain


GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS


Pretreatment

  • SS reactor, 25 L double jacket.
  • Stirring motor, variable speed.
  • Pneumatic pump.
  • Heating group

Fermentation

  • SS fermentation reactor, 25 L.
  • Stirring motor, variable speed.
  • Pneumatic pump.
  • Dosing pump.
  • Reagent circuit.

Distillation

  • SS boiler, 10 L, double jacket.
  • Stirring motor, variable speed.
  • Glass column, SS Multiknit packing
  • Condenser, glass shell, SS coil.
  • Cooling line.

Instrumentation

  • 2 flowmeters.
  • Manometers.
  • pH electrode.
  • 6 temperature probes Pt100Ω.
Categories: Reference:

Bio-ethanol production study comprising three steps

Pretreatment

Reduction

Liquefaction: reduction dextrins

Saccharification: production of glucose and maltose

 

Fermentation

 

Distillation: separation of bioethanol