Image: Topias Dean, Sitra (www.sitra.fi) According to a new report, the EU needs to prioritise domestic biomass for materials and chemicals. We gathered some questions
DalinYebo has found palm residues to be a suitable feedstock for furfural production! The following article prompted us to review the some feedstock tests that
Gene-editing sugarcane for use in renewable energy and bio-plastics could help secure the industry’s future. An Australian researcher is conducting gene-editing experiments to tailor sugarcane
Biomass Gallery Below is a selection of different biomass types that we have evaluated as feedstock for furfural production. For details, see the post Biomass
Forests are nature’s powerhouse and a vital resource for meeting the world’s renewable-energy demand
Smallholder farmers have become the most important piece of the global agricultural system. Small farmers support the livelihoods of nearly 2 billion people worldwide.
BOTHAVILLE, South Africa, March 10 (Reuters) – A big maize crop following recent rains has pulled South African maize prices to two-year lows, eroding farmers’
The fresh, ripe marula fruit is edible and is used to make beer. Marula has a truly delicious nut which can be eaten raw or
Levulinic acid is a platform chemical with significant potential to substitute petroleum-based products in the chemical and fuel sectors. In this particular research example, the
Since we reported on the 2015 report, the biobased industry now contributes 4.2 million jobs and $393 billion to US economy. Each job in the US bioeconomy adds 1.76 jobs in adjacent sectors. In Africa, we can expect an even higher job creation rate (See: GreenEnergyPark™ biorefinery).