Conversion of Lignocellulosic Feedstocks into Biogas

  • Ritika Verma
  • Abhilash Kumar Tripathi
  • Sudhir KumarEmail author


This chapter will discuss in detail about the different processes involved in conversion of lignocellulosic feedstocks into biogas and the shortcomings of the conventional processes. The different methods of physical, chemical, and biological pretreatment for the lignocellulose will be discussed. The chapter also addresses methods of biogas production, analysis, and the different biogas reactors.


Biogas AD Lignocellulosic feedstock Extremophiles Biomethane Bioreactors Methanogens 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ritika Verma
    • 1
  • Abhilash Kumar Tripathi
    • 1
  • Sudhir Kumar
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Biotechnology and BioinformaticsJaypee University of Information TechnologyWaknaghat, SolanIndia

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