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BioMed Research International
Volume 2017, Article ID 6571671, 7 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/6571671
Research Article

Effect of Free Ammonia, Free Nitrous Acid, and Alkalinity on the Partial Nitrification of Pretreated Pig Slurry, Using an Alternating Oxic/Anoxic SBR

1Engineering and Environmental Biotechnology Group, Environmental Science Faculty & Center EULA-Chile, University of Concepción, P.O. Box 160-C, Concepción, Chile
2School of Biochemical Engineering, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, 2362803 Valparaíso, Chile
3Laboratory of Biotechnology, Environment and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Playa Ancha, 2340000 Valparaíso, Chile
4Facultad de Ingeniería y Ciencias, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, 2503500 Viña del Mar, Chile
5Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University Federico Santa María, 2390123 Valparaíso, Chile
6Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Santiago de Compostela, 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Correspondence should be addressed to Marisol Belmonte; lc.alpu@etnomleb.losiram

Received 18 May 2017; Accepted 1 August 2017; Published 6 September 2017

Academic Editor: Giuseppe Olivieri

Copyright © 2017 Marisol Belmonte et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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