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Table 1 Experimental conditions for different anodic biofilms in the microbial fuel cells and their power output

From: Community analysis of biofilms on flame-oxidized stainless steel anodes in microbial fuel cells fed with different substrates

  GM-FO-SSA SM-FO-SSA WW-FO-SSA AM-FO-SSA AM-CCA
Substrate Glucose Soluble starch Livestock wastewater Acetate Acetate
Anode material Flame-oxidized stainless steel mesh (SUS304) Flame-oxidized stainless steel mesh (SUS304) Flame-oxidized stainless steel mesh (SUS304) Flame-oxidized stainless steel mesh (SUS304) Carbon cloth
Inoculum Activated sludge Activated sludge Activated sludge Activated sludge Activated sludge
Maximum power density (mW/m2) 632 660 328 1,063a 310
  1. Abbreviations: FO-SSA flame-oxidized stainless steel anode, CCA carbon-cloth anode, AM acetate medium, SM starch medium, GM glucose medium, WW wastewater
  2. aReported previously [6]