Acetogenic Bacteria


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Acetogenic Bacteria

Anaerobic bacteria which convert CO2 in sugars into acetate using hydrogen as a source of energy.
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The organic acids are further converted into acetate carbon dioxide and hydrogen by acetogenic bacteria.
Thirdly, the acetogenic bacteria convert the products of acidiogens into acetic acid, hydrogen and carbon dioxide.
Acidogenic bugs take over next, converting the soluble compounds into volatile fatty acids and alcohol, which acetogenic bacteria then turn into acetic acid, C[O.