Extramural Research - People, Prosperity and the Planet
2009 Project Descriptions
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EPA Grant Number: SU833921
Title: Fair Trade Ethanol: Fuel Production from Coffee Wastes
Appalachian State University students are designing and developing a coffee wastewater treatment system to improve the sustainability of coffee production. The project is incorporating the capturing of ethanol and bio-gas from the waste stream for use in the remediation process.
Challenge Area(s): Energy, Water