Corncob Security

Not much has changed since the 2015 study: Corncob prices still dominate the base price of furfural.

Corncob Security was originally published on DalinYebo.com: Bioeconomy Consultants : Innovative Minds

 

 

 

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Palm Biomass to Furfural

Date palm trees produce huge amount of agricultural wastes in the form of dry leaves, stems, pits, seeds etc. | It's chemical composition is suitable to make furfural.

Palm Biomass to Furfural was originally published on DalinYebo.com: Bioeconomy Consultants : Innovative Minds

 

 

 

Bioenergy crops could store more carbon in soil

In addition to providing renewable energy, grass crops like switchgrass and miscanthus could store some of the carbon they pull from the atmosphere in the soil. This is reported in a study by University of Illinois researchers. Bioenergy crops like miscanthus, pictured here, can store more carbon in its soil than corn or soybean crops.…

Bioenergy crops could store more carbon in soil was originally published on DalinYebo.com: Bioeconomy Consultants : Innovative Minds

 

 

 

Levulinic Acid from Cow Dung

Levulinic acid is a platform chemical with significant potential to substitute petroleum-based products in the chemical and fuel sectors. Agricultural waste, cow dung, was used as feedstock for the production of a high value–added chemical levulinic acid (LA) in dilute acid aqueous solutions. Researchers from “Agro-Environmental Protection Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences” developed a…Read more Levulinic Acid from Cow Dung

New energy-rich sorghum

".. a new brand of sorghum, bred for optimal energy production, designed as a greener alternative to corn for ethanol fuels and biomass boilers" DalinYebo's insight: Some of the sweet sorghum varieties are also a great feedstock for furfural production: See dalinyebo.com/sorghum "From Africa: An Ideal Feedstock For The Global Biorefineries." Source: http://www.theguardian.com, via on Scoop.it…Read more New energy-rich sorghum