BiotreatmentCosts & Benefits
|Parent Process: Virgin Material Preparation|
|Energy Savings Potential||
Biotreatment leads to 33% less energy consumption for pulp refining (Kramer, et al., 2009. P.110).
|CO2 Emission Reduction Potential|
This Energy Guide discusses energy efficiency practices and energy-efficient technologies that can be implemented at the component, process, facility, and organizational levels.
The fact sheet of the US DOE provides information on biopulping process.