Tag Archives: Biomass

Leaf Resources and Novozymes join forces in the conversion of biomass to functional sugars

Leaf Resources (Australia) is focused on making sustainable products from plant biomass. It has developed a patented biomass pretreatment process called GLYCELL*, which uses glycerine to economically produce cellulosic sugars. Continue reading Leaf Resources and Novozymes join forces in the conversion of biomass to functional sugars

Carbon Fiber from Biomass

Next breakthrough:  carbon fiber from Biomass. En route to a totally sustainable airplane!

Carbon Fiber Biomass
Carbon Fiber Biomass

The US Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced up to $12 million in funding to advance the production of cost-competitive, high-performance carbon fiber material from renewable non-food-based feedstocks such as agricultural and forestry residues. Continue reading Carbon Fiber from Biomass