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Corncob Security

Corncob Security

Not much has changed since the 2015 study: Corncob prices still dominate the base price of furfural.

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Biomass Suitable for Furfural Production

Biomass Suitable for Furfural Production

During 10 years of furfural process R&D, the team at International Furan Technology (“IFT”), a DalinYebo subsidiary, investigated and developed solutions mainly for the use of solid biomass.

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How to Turn a Corncob into Plastic Bottles

How to Turn a Corncob into Plastic Bottles

All you need is a Cob and CO2 to make Plastic Bottles. This article is an update to a previous article: "Plastic Bottles from Carbon Dioxide and a Furfural Derivative" Most of the 270 billion plastic bottles used in the U.S. each year are derived from petroleum. And...

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A Renaissance: Furfural for Rocket Fuel

A Renaissance: Furfural for Rocket Fuel

Eco-friendly and affordable rocketfuel blends to replace currently used toxic fuels. Indian researchers [1] investigated furfuryl alcohol ("FA", a furfural derivative) blends with ionic liquids ("ILs") as a basis for an eco-friendly rocket fuel. ILs are a suitable...

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A Well Kept Secret: How To Add (More) Value To Biomass

A Well Kept Secret: How To Add (More) Value To Biomass

Furfural is one of the oldest chemicals made from biomass. It has been commercially made since 1922 and is today recognised as one of the most import biobased chemical building blocks During a presentation of a feasibility study on the Integration of Furfural...

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Beyond “Electricity From Sugarcane”

Beyond “Electricity From Sugarcane”

Furfural: A Complementary, but More Attractive By-Product Benefits There are many benefits when integrating furfural production into a sugar mill that co-generates electricity:  The income per tonne of bagasse is at least 50% higher, than from electricity sales....

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An App Knows if a Beer Has Gone Stale

An App Knows if a Beer Has Gone Stale

Furfural: Freshness Indicator of Beer (and other beverages and foods)! Beer is one of the most widely consumed alcoholic beverages in the world. The flavour of each brand is one of its most relevant quality standards. However, depending on the beer type and its...

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How About Introducing BreakdownPEF?

How About Introducing BreakdownPEF?

A Cradle to an End-of-Life Solution for Billions of Plastic Containers The article "LVF Introduces BreakdownPET, an End-of-Life Solution for Billions of Plastic Containers" [1] gave rise to the tile and headline of this post and our commentary.   DalinYebo...

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Furfural is THE Biobased Platform Chemical

Furfural is THE Biobased Platform Chemical

Furfural chemistry is one of the oldest biomass-derived platforms for synthetic products like resins, plastics, polymers, etc. DalinYebo's Insight: The publication "Furfural: A Promising Platform Compound for Sustainable Production of C4 and C5 Chemicals" [1] refers:...

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Palm Biomass to Furfural

Palm Biomass to Furfural

Date palm trees produce huge amount of agricultural wastes in the form of dry leaves, stems, pits, seeds etc. | It’s chemical composition is suitable to make furfural.

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Australia: Sugar set for ‘Energycane’ Reinvention

Australia: Sugar set for ‘Energycane’ Reinvention

Sugarcane is ideal for renewables because it is fast-growing with abundant biomass. Besides sugar and cellulose, its hemicelluloses (or the so called 5-carbon sugars, Pentoses) are an ideal feedstock to make furfural (one of the oldest bio-based chemical building blocks).

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How About Introducing BreakdownPEF?

How About Introducing BreakdownPEF?

A Cradle to an End-of-Life Solution for Billions of Plastic Containers The article "LVF Introduces BreakdownPET, an End-of-Life Solution for Billions of Plastic Containers" [1] gave rise to the tile and headline of this post and our commentary.   DalinYebo...

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Palm Biomass to Furfural

Palm Biomass to Furfural

Date palm trees produce huge amount of agricultural wastes in the form of dry leaves, stems, pits, seeds etc. | It’s chemical composition is suitable to make furfural.

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