By Michele Aresta,Angela Dibenedetto,Franck Dumeignil,Gennaro Agrimi,Efthymia Alexopoulou,Elisavet D. Bartzoka,Antonio Buonerba,Fabrizio Cavani,Myrsini Christou,Antonella Colucci,Jean-Luc Couturier,Claudia Crestini,Jean-Luc Dubois,Ioannis Eleftheriadis,Maria

Biorefineries compiles the fundamental technology and applied sciences used to transform terrestrial and aquatic biomass into crucial molecular compounds and polymeric fabrics. The ebook presents extensive insights into this relatively fresh proposal of commercial chemistry that goals to accomplish optimum monetary gains whereas minimizing the environmental impression. Chapters written through popular specialists hide, among others, the applying of catalysis, downstream processing, biomass sourced olefins, lignin biorefinery suggestions and biogas.
The authors completely learn and clarify the worth chain for biomass conversion into platform molecules and their transformation into ultimate items. A entire thematic evaluation at the subject giving rookies entry to primary strategies is gifted. Supplemented via quite a few complete colour figures and tables, the contents impart wisdom in regards to the concerned thoughts. complex scholars and specialists within the box will locate the precis of cutting-edge learn and present literature of worthwhile interest.

  • Explores the big capability of biomass conversion as a destiny resource for fuels and chemical compounds
  • Focuses on either common medical heritage and present suggestions within the box of biorefinery
  • Targets scholars and researchers in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology, and fabrics Science

About the Editors

Prof. Michele Aresta, Chair of the medical Committee of CIRCC in Italy and holds the IMM Chair on the division of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at NUS, Singapore. he's writer of over two hundred papers and writer or Editor of 9 books.

Prof. Angela Dibenedetto, Associate Professor on the division of Chemistry of the college of Bari (Italy) enthusiastic about carbon dioxide usage via using biorefinery options; and Director of the Interuniversity Consortium on Chemical Reactivity and Catalysis-CIRCC.

Prof. Franck Dumeignil, Deputy Director of the CNRS joint Unit of Catalysis and Chemistry of stable (UCCS) of Lille collage (France); venture coordinator of a number of tasks on chemistry, together with the EuroBioRef venture for designing subsequent iteration biorefineries.

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