Valorization of Biomass to Value-Added Commodities

Valorization of Biomass to Value-Added Commodities
  • Author : Michael O. Daramola,Augustine O. Ayeni
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 21 April 2020
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This book presents the most up-to-date technologies for the transformation of biomass into valuable fuels, chemicals, materials, and products. It provides comprehensive coverage of the characterization and fractionation of various types of biomass and details the many challenges that are currently encountered during this process. Divided into two sections, this book discusses timely topics such as the characterization of biomass feedstock, pretreatment and fractionation of biomass, and describes the process for conversion of biomass to value-added commodities. The authors bring

Biomass as Renewable Raw Material to Obtain Bioproducts of High-Tech Value

Biomass as Renewable Raw Material to Obtain Bioproducts of High-Tech Value
  • Author : Valentin I. Popa,Irina Volf
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 February 2018
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Biomass as Renewable Raw Material to Obtain Bioproducts of High-tech Value examines the use of biomass as a raw material, including terrestrial and aquatic sources to obtain extracts (e.g. polyphenols), biofuels, and/or intermediates (furfural, levulinates) through chemical and biochemical processes. The book also covers the production of natural polymers using biomass and the biosynthetic process, cellulose modified by biochemical and chemical methods, and other biochemicals that can be used in the synthesis of various pharmaceuticals. Featuring case studies,

Valorization of Biomass to Bioproducts

Valorization of Biomass to Bioproducts
  • Author : Vijai Kumar Gupta,Maria Tuohy,Quang D. Nguyen,Rajeev Bhat,Pramod W. Ramteke
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 March 2021
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Valorization of Biomass to Bioproducts: Organic Acids and Biofuels focuses on recent development and technological developments, challenges in bioprocessing of biomass for important organic acids and biofuels (waste to energy) for its industrial applications. Chapters present the information on the biomass as source for fermentation to produce important organic acids and next generation biofuels. Additionally, it includes chapters on the role of synthetic/systems biology and metabolic engineering in producing these valuable biomolecules of industrial interest. Consolidates the most recent

Biomass Volume Estimation and Valorization for Energy

Biomass Volume Estimation and Valorization for Energy
  • Author : Jaya Shankar Tumuluru
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 22 February 2017
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This book is the outcome of contributions by many experts in the field from different disciplines, various backgrounds, and diverse expertise. This book provides information on biomass volume calculation methods and biomass valorization for energy production. The chapters presented in this book include original research and review articles. I hope the research presented in this book will help to advance the use of biomass for bioenergy production and valorization. The key features of the book are: Providing information on biomass

Valorization of Biomass to Bioproducts

Valorization of Biomass to Bioproducts
  • Author : Vijai Kumar Gupta
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 March 2021
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Due to increasing demand in chemical and biochemical products and for minimizing industrial space, recycling of wastes and finally for designing cost effective chemical and biochemical units there is an increasing demand for new chemical processes for treating and recycling waste products and use it for the production of useful products/biochemicals. Knowledge for recoveries of biochemicals, the knowledge of bioconversions, and extraction technologies are very much essential. Valorization of Biomass to Bioproducts: Biochemicals discusses the-innovation and blueprint of biochemical

Refining Biomass Residues for Sustainable Energy and Bioproducts

Refining Biomass Residues for Sustainable Energy and Bioproducts
  • Author : R. Praveen Kumar,Edgard Gnansounou,Jegannathan Kenthorai Raman,Gurunathan Baskar
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 08 November 2019
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The utilization of various types of biomass residue to produce products such as biofuels and biochemicals means biorefinery technology using biomass residues may become a one-stop solution to the increasing need for sustainable, non-fossil sources of energy and chemicals. Refining Biomass Residues for Sustainable Energy and Bioproducts: Technology, Advances, Life Cycle Assessment and Economics focuses on the various biorefineries currently available and discusses their uses, challenges, and future developments. This book introduces the concept of integrated biorefinery systems, as well

Biomass Valorization to Bioenergy

Biomass Valorization to Bioenergy
  • Author : R. Praveen Kumar,B. Bharathiraja,Rupam Kataki,V. S. Moholkar
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 11 October 2019
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This book covers topics related to bioenergy production from various biomass sources, including agricultural residues and waste biomass from both domestic and industrial use. It includes useful data, illustrations, and case studies of bioenergy production facilities. The contents of this book will be of interest to readers looking to scale up production and evaluate the selection and optimization of resources in order to overcome the current limitations of biomass to bioenergy conversions. The book will be of interest to researchers

Recent Advances in Bioconversion of Lignocellulose to Biofuels and Value Added Chemicals within the Biorefinery Concept

Recent Advances in Bioconversion of Lignocellulose to Biofuels and Value Added Chemicals within the Biorefinery Concept
  • Author : Edivaldo Ximenes Ferreira Filho,Leonora Rios de Souza Moreira,Eduardo de Aquino Ximenes,Cristiane Sanchez Farinas
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 07 May 2020
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Recent Advances in Bioconversion of Lignocellulose to Biofuels and Value Added Chemicals within the Biorefinery Concept covers the latest developments on biorefineries, along with their potential use for the transformation of residues into a broad range of more valuable products. Within this context, the book discusses the enzymatic conversion process of lignocellulosic biomass to generate fuels and other products in a unified approach. It focuses on new approaches to increase enzymatic production by microorganisms, the action of microbial inhibitors, and

Lignin Valorization

Lignin Valorization
  • Author : Gregg T. Beckham
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release : 29 March 2018
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A comprehensive, interdisciplinary picture of how lignocellulosic biorefineries could potentially employ lignin valorization technologies.

Advances in Feedstock Conversion Technologies for Alternative Fuels and Bioproducts

Advances in Feedstock Conversion Technologies for Alternative Fuels and Bioproducts
  • Author : Majid Hosseini
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 23 February 2019
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Advances in Feedstock Conversion Technologies for Alternative Fuels and Bioproducts: New Technologies, Challenges and Opportunities highlights the novel applications of, and new methodologies for, the advancement of biological, biochemical, thermochemical and chemical conversion systems that are required for biofuels production. The book addresses the environmental impact of value added bio-products and agricultural modernization, along with the risk assessment of industrial scaling. The book also stresses the urgency in finding creative, efficient and sustainable solutions for environmentally conscious biofuels, while underlining

Recent Advances in Thermochemical Conversion of Biomass

Recent Advances in Thermochemical Conversion of Biomass
  • Author : Ashok Pandey,Thallada Bhaskar,Michael Stöcker,Rajeev Sukumaran
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 January 2015
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This book provides general information and data on one of the most promising renewable energy sources: biomass for its thermochemical conversion. During the last few years, there has been increasing focus on developing the processes and technologies for the conversion of biomass to liquid and gaseous fuels and chemicals, in particular to develop low-cost technologies. This book provides date-based scientific information on the most advanced and innovative processing of biomass as well as the process development elements on thermochemical processing

Sustainable Catalytic Conversion of Biomass for the Production of Biofuels and Bioproducts

Sustainable Catalytic Conversion of Biomass for the Production of Biofuels and Bioproducts
  • Author : Gabriel Morales ,Jose Iglesias ,Juan A. Melero
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 02 December 2020
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Biomass is widely considered as a potential alternative to dwindling fossil fuel reserves. There is a large variety of biomass sources (oleaginous, lignocellulosic, algae, etc.), with many possible conversion routes and products. Currently, biomass is not just viewed as a source of biofuels, but also as an interesting feedstock for the production of bio-based chemicals that could largely replace petrochemicals. In this context, the search for new sustainable and efficient alternatives to fossil sources is gaining increasing relevance within the

Biovalorisation of Wastes to Renewable Chemicals and Biofuels

Biovalorisation of Wastes to Renewable Chemicals and Biofuels
  • Author : R. Navanietha Krishnaraj,Rajesh K. Sani
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 25 October 2019
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Biovalorisation of Wastes to Renewable Chemicals and Biofuels addresses advanced technologies for converting waste to biofuels and value-added products. Biovalorisation has several advantages over conventional bioremediation processes as it helps reduce the costs of bioprocesses. Examples are provided of several successfully commercialized technologies, giving insight into developing, potential processes for biovalorisation of different wastes. Different bioprocess strategies are discussed for valorising the wastes coming from the leather industry, olive oil industry, pulp and paper, winery, textile, and food industries, as

Pretreatment of Biomass

Pretreatment of Biomass
  • Author : Ashok Pandey,Sangeeta Negi,Parmeswaran Binod,Christian Larroche
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 September 2014
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Pretreatment of Biomass provides general information, basic data, and knowledge on one of the most promising renewable energy sources—biomass for their pretreatment—which is one of the most essential and critical aspects of biomass-based processes development. The quest to make the environment greener, less polluted, and less hazardous has led to the concept of biorefineries for developing bio-based processes and products using biomass as a feedstock. Each kind of biomass requires some kind of pretreatment to make it suitable

Biomass, Biofuels, Biochemicals

Biomass, Biofuels, Biochemicals
  • Author : Saravanamurugan S.,Hu Li,Anders Riisager,Ashok Pandey
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 October 2019
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Biomass, Biofuels, Biochemicals: Recent Advances in Development of Platform Chemicals provides a detailed overview on the experimentally developed methods that facilitate platform chemicals derivation from biomass-based substrates with robust catalyst systems. In addition, the book highlights the green chemistry approach towards platform chemical production. Chapters discuss platform chemicals and global market volumes, the optimization of process schemes and reaction parameters with respect to achieving a high yield of targeted platform chemicals, such as sugars and furonic compounds by modifying the