8 Oct 2019 - 08:30
Treating wastewater is an arduous process relying on complex sewage systems and treatment plants. While this is easier in developed areas with the requisite infrastructure, providing such services in...
Type: News Article
7 Oct 2019 - 09:17
BioAlchemy's devices use microbial fuel cell (MFC) technology to remove impurities from wastewater.
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16 Nov 2017 - 00:00

Pig

A pig at the Okinawa Prefectural Livestock and Grassland Research Center.
Type: Photo
16 Nov 2017 - 00:00
MFCs in the OIST Biological Systems Unit lab containing treated and untreated wastewater from the Okinawa Prefectural Livestock and Grassland Research Center.
Type: Photo
16 Nov 2017 - 00:00
One of the greatest threats to the environment today is wastewater left over from production activities. Agricultural practices, such as pig farming, produce a large amount of wastewater containing...
Type: News Article
16 Nov 2017 - 00:00
David Simpson gathers samples of swine wastewater from the Okinawa Prefectural Livestock and Grassland Research Center in Nakijin, Okinawa.
Type: Photo
16 Nov 2017 - 00:00
The OIST Biological Systems Unit has placed MFCs at an Awamori distillery in Okinawa.
Type: Photo
24 Nov 2016 - 15:16
Scientists at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) have been awarded a grant from the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) to turn their energy-producing...
Type: News Article
19 Sep 2012 - 14:57
Could our waste be part of the answer to humanity’s energy problems? Some researchers think so, thanks to bacteria that chow down on everything from sewage to heavy metals and give off electricity as...
Type: News Article
10 Apr 2012 - 09:27
Dr. Larisa Kiseleva with two microbial fuel cells...
Type: Event Report
26 Mar 2012 - 08:36
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