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By Wilfred Vermerris (auth.), William S. Adney, James D. McMillan, Jonathan Mielenz, K. Thomas Klasson (eds.)

In Biotechnology for Fuels and chemical compounds: The Twenty-Ninth Symposium, leading US and overseas researchers from academia, undefined, and govt trade state-of-the-art technical details and replace present tendencies within the improvement and alertness of biotechnology for sustainable construction of fuels and chemical substances. This symposium emphasizes advances in biotechnology to supply high-volume, low-price items from renewable assets, whereas enhancing the surroundings. the main parts of curiosity comprise complicated feedstock creation and processing, enzymatic and microbial biocatalysis, bioprocess learn and improvement, possibilities in biorefineries, and commercialization of biobased items. foreign and household growth on generating liquid biofuels, in particular ethanol and biodiesel, is highlighted, and similar themes, together with bioseparations and optimum integration of biochemical and thermochemical conversion applied sciences, are featured. Forward-looking and authoritative, Biotechnology for Fuels and chemical substances: The Twenty-NInth Symposium offers an illuminating evaluation of present learn and improvement within the construction of commodity fuels and chemical substances from renewable biomass assets through biochemical and thermochemical routes.

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