TITLE

Biofuels will boost greenhouse gases

AUTHOR(S)
De Guzman, Doris; Kamalick, Joe
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/21/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 67, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reveals the possible increase in greenhouse gas emissions due to first-generation biofuels that use vegetable oil and corn for feedstock, according to Erich Dumelin of Unilever's research and development department. He said the fuels are neither environmentally friendly nor effective in costs, productivity and land use. It is a poor-performing biofuel, and not a sustainable way forward.
ACCESSION #
25424543

 

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