Going From Field to Fuel: Fast Facts About Ethanol

October 2007
Chem.info;Oct2007, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p63
Trade Publication
The article offers information concerning corn as the primary source for ethanol production in the U.S. It relates that ethanol is produced from various organic sources which include barley, wheat, rice and other root crops. Other sources include wild grasses, wheat straw and other organic matter that are considered as waste products. Moreover, it introduces dry milling and fermentation as the processes of generating ethanol from corn.


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