TITLE

Separating biofuels wheat from the chaff

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Simon; Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;11/6/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 42, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the production of bioethanol in London, England. Using conventional fermentation technology, around three tons of wheat produces one ton of bioethanol. Some are arguing that if we could find a way of converting the complex cellulose chemicals that plants use in their skeletons as they grow into sugars, or even directly to fuels, the world would be able to breathe again.
ACCESSION #
23158340

 

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