TITLE

Ethanol use to cut pollution in China

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/26/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the selection of China's Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region for a project to build facilities to produce cassava-based ethanol fuel for cars. Existing industrial distilleries will be used to avoid building new plants, said Pan Wenfeng, an official at the Regional Development and Reform Commission. It is hoped that Guangxi's fuel stations would be able to offer the cleaner fuel by 2007.
ACCESSION #
21474937

 

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