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Sustainable chemical and biochemical processes

  1. In this study, the conceptual process flowsheet was developed and the economic feasibility of woody biomass conversion to biofuel as feedstock was analysed by considering several promising experimental process...

    Authors: Weixiang Guan, Sim-Ying Chua, Chi-Wing Tsang, Xiao Chen, Carol Sze Ki Lin, Raymond Sze Wai Fu, Haoquan Hu and Changhai Liang

    Citation: BMC Chemical Engineering 2019 1:24

    Content type: Research article

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  2. Living organisms in analogy with chemical factories use simple molecules such as sugars to produce a variety of compounds which are necessary for sustaining life and some of which are also commercially valuabl...

    Authors: Debolina Sarkar and Costas D. Maranas

    Citation: BMC Chemical Engineering 2019 1:22

    Content type: Review

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  3. Oleaginous microorganisms are among the most promising feedstocks for the production of lipids for biofuels and oleochemicals. Lipids are synthesized in intracellular compartments in the form of lipid droplets...

    Authors: Alok Patel, Io Antonopoulou, Josefine Enman, Ulrika Rova, Paul Christakopoulos and Leonidas Matsakas

    Citation: BMC Chemical Engineering 2019 1:13

    Content type: Review

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  4. Biorefining of microalgae biomass requires processing of high-solids (> 10%) slurries. To date there is little knowledge of how processes for weakening and rupturing microalgae cells affect the rheological pro...

    Authors: Srinivas Mettu, Shunyu Yao, Sam Q. K. Law, Zheng Sun, Peter J. Scales, Muthupandian Ashokkumar and Gregory J. O. Martin

    Citation: BMC Chemical Engineering 2019 1:8

    Content type: Research article

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  5. Abelmoschus esculentus okra as whole stalks was examined for its suitability for pulp and paper production. It’s, fiber dimensions, morphological and chemical characteristics were reported. The pulping trials wit...

    Authors: Safaa Hassan Omer, Tarig Osman Khider, Osman Taha Elzaki, Salaheldin Dafalla Mohieldin and Suhair Kamal Shomeina

    Citation: BMC Chemical Engineering 2019 1:6

    Content type: Research article

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