Research to improve wastewater treatment system of Dung Quat biofuel plant

  • Vu Cong Thang Petrovietnam University
  • Nguyen Dang Khoa Vietnam Petroleum Institute
  • Le Thong Nhat Vietnam Petroleum Institute
  • Le Quoc Thang Vietnam Petroleum Institute
  • Nguyen Minh Khoa Vietnam Petroleum Institute
  • Pham Thanh Dat Vietnam Petroleum Institute
  • Pham Thi Dau Vietnam Petroleum Institute
  • Le Thuy Ai Vietnam Petroleum Institute
  • Duong Truong Giang Vietnam Petroleum Institute
  • Vo Quan Huyen Vietnam Petroleum Institute
Keywords: Dung Quat, Bioethanol, wastewater treatment, anaerobic, improve


The biggest challenge in the production of biofuel from cassava is the treatment of a great volume of wastewater with high organic content, low pH level, suspended solids and high temperature, etc. On the basis of analysing samples of wastewater and studying the design and operations of the wastewater treatment system of Dung Quat Bioethanol Plant, a plan of overall renovation was proposed by the research team based on the principles of ensuring the design functions and improving the efficiency of the units to meet the requirements of the regulation on wastewater.


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How to Cite
Vu, C. T., Nguyen, D. K., Le, T. N., Le, Q. T., Nguyen, M. K., Pham, T. D., Pham, T. D., Le, T. A., Duong, T. G., & Vo, Q. H. (2015). Research to improve wastewater treatment system of Dung Quat biofuel plant. Petrovietnam Journal, 7, 49 - 54. Retrieved from