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Biological Pretreatment of Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunches – International Symposium on Integrated Biorefinery (ISIBio)

My poster presentation for International Symposium on Integrated Biorefinery (ISIBio), Sept 17tg, 2015, Bogor, Indonesia. Please, visit their official website http://symposium-biorefinery.org/home.html.

Mushrooms on OPEFB (Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunches) Pile

dsc_2910_bSome time ago I visited one of the oil palm plantation in Palembang. Area of palm oil palm plantations is not too large, approximately 8000 ha (core plantation) and 40,000 ha (plasma). Fresh fruit bunches (FFB) harvested from the plantation is then processed in the palm oil mill near at one end of the garden. Factory processing capacity currently approximately 50 tons of FFB / hour. From the processing of FFB produced CPO (crude palm oil), waste OPEFB (oil palm empty bunches), and liquid waste. OPEFB waste volume large enough, in one day can reach 150 tons.


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