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Dissolved and colloidal substances and microbiological activity in papermaking (Bio DISCO)

Date: 1.5.1995-31.12.1999
Code: K7615
Department: Åbo Akademi University / Faculty of Chemical Engineering (KTF), Laboratory of Forest Products Chemistry
Address: Porthansgatan 3, FIN-20500 Åbo
Phone +358-2-2154 229
Fax +358-2-2154 868
E-mail bjarne.holmbom@abo.fi
Project leader: TkD Bjarne Holmbom, professor (1.5.1995-)
Researchers: DI Lenita Lindberg (1.1.1995-)
Type of research: 0 (0=Within duty, 1=Ordered research, 2=Co-operation)
- basic research 50 %
- applied research 50 %
Finnish funding organizations: Undervisningsministeriet (International PhD programme in Pulp and Paper Science and Technology) FIM
Luonnonvarain tutkimussäätiö () FIM 50000
Man months: Totally: 12 months
Partners: Helsingfors universitet, prof.Mirja Salkinoja-Salonen
Keywords: papperstillverkning, mikroorganismer, paperinvalmistus, mikro-organismit, pappersframställning, mikrobiologi, lösta och kolloidala substanser, biofilmer, papermaking, microbiology, dissolved and colloidal substances, biofilms,

The effect of various factors on the formation and growth of biofilms in paper mills is investigated.The aim is to understand the influence of dissolved and colloidal substances on microbiological growth in papermill process waters.


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