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The Institution of Biorefinery Engineers, Scientists and Technologists

New publication on levulinic acid production from organic fraction of municipal solid waste

Posted by The IBEST on 27 April, 2016 at 6:10 Comments comments (0)

Novel integrated mechanical biological chemical treatment (MBCT) systems for the production of levulinic acid from fraction of municipal solid waste: A comprehensive techno-economic analysis.

This paper, for the first time, reports integrated conceptual MBCT/biorefinery systems for unlocking the value of organics in municipal solid waste (MSW) through the production of levulinic acid (LA by 5 wt%) th...

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Special Issue: Biorefinery Value Chain Creation edited by IBEST members published by ChERD, Elsevier

Posted by The IBEST on 16 March, 2016 at 10:50 Comments comments (0)

The Special Issue: Biorefinery Value Chain Creation edited by IBEST members has been published and printed by Elsevier as the March 2016 issue, volume 107 of the Journal of Chemical Engineering Research and Design. Read the editorial letter and articles publsihed in this SI here.

Publication on urban biorefineries for waste processing featured in The Chemical Engineer

Posted by The IBEST on 28 November, 2015 at 15:05 Comments comments (0)

Satchatippavarn, Sireethorn; Martinez-Hernandez, Elias; Leung Pah Hang, Melissa Yuling; Leach, Matthew; Yang, Aidong. Urban biorefinery for waste processing. Journal of Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 2015. In press

Biorefineries could solve urban waste-problem reported The Chemical Engineer on the above recent publication on urban biorefineries for waste processing by Dr Elias Mar...

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New publication reviews the integration of Microbial Electrosynthesis in Waste Biorefineries for CO2 conversion

Posted by The IBEST on 28 November, 2015 at 15:00 Comments comments (0)

New publication: Sadhukhan, J., Lloyd, J., Scott, K., Premier, G.C., Yu, E., Curtis, T., and Head, I. (2015). A Critical Review of Integration Analysis of Microbial Electrosynthesis (MES) Systems with Waste Biorefineries for the Production of Biofuel and Chemical from Reuse of CO2. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, In press. Abstract, Introduction, References, Diagrams and Tables enclosed.