How does fermentation produce methane?

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When organic matter fermentation produces organic acids at concentrations in excess of the availability of alternative electron donors ( , Fe3+, SO 4 2 - ), then methanogens can split acetate to produce methane in a process called acetoclastic methanogenesis or acetate fermentation (refer to Table 7.8, Reaction 1).

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