Combined Blogs

(Furfural) Biorefinery 101: Start Simpler

Keep it simple! Making furfural is not rocket science. It’s all about the integrating furfural production into the mass and energy balance of a pulp or sugar mill,

FDCA to PEF (Polyethylene Furanoate): A Production Cost Analysis

The total operating cost (raw materials, utilities, fixed costs and depreciation costs) estimated to produce PEF was about $2,700/ton in Q2 2015.

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...

1, 4-Butanediol (BDO) market is growing at a CAGR of 6.8% during 2018-2025

Why not from furfural? 1,4 butanediol, commonly known as BDO has been made in the past from furfural.

Recent Posts

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.  (Image: bioenergyconsult.com)

DalinYebo has found palm residues to be a suitable feedstock for furfural production!

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Additional Posts

Levulinic Acid from Cow Dung

Levulinic Acid from Cow Dung

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Oldest Biorefineries used for Pretreatment of Lignocellulose: The Cows

Levulinic acid is a platform chemical with significant potential to substitute petroleum-based products in the chemical and fuel sectors.

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Factsheet #1: What are biobased products?

Factsheet #1: What are biobased products?

Factsheet #1: What are biobased products?

Factsheet #1: What are biobased products?

The EU-funded InnProBio project published Factsheet #1. It offers some definitions and graphic illustrations on the type of feedstock used to make the products and of the uses for biobased products.

Factsheet #1 highlights the benefits of bio-based products, such as their potential to reduce the economy’s dependence on fossil feedstocks, to create green jobs (not only) in the European Union, and to help drive European innovation.

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