skip to main content
OSTI.GOV title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Corn fiber hulls as a food additive or animal feed

Abstract

The present invention provides a novel animal feed or food additive that may be made from thermochemically hydrolyzed, solvent-extracted corn fiber hulls. The animal feed or food additive may be made, for instance, by thermochemically treating corn fiber hulls to hydrolyze and solubilize the hemicellulose and starch present in the corn fiber hulls to oligosaccharides. The residue may be extracted with a solvent to separate the oil from the corn fiber, leaving a solid residue that may be prepared, for instance by aggolmerating, and sold as a food additive or an animal feed.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [2];  [2]
  1. (Champaign, IL)
  2. (Decatur, IN)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (Decatur, IL)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1009528
Patent Number(s):
7,854,955
Application Number:
11/384,762
Assignee:
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (Decatur, IL) CHO
DOE Contract Number:  
04-03-CA-7060
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Abbas, Charles, Beery, Kyle E., Cecava, Michael J., and Doane, Perry H. Corn fiber hulls as a food additive or animal feed. United States: N. p., 2010. Web.
Abbas, Charles, Beery, Kyle E., Cecava, Michael J., & Doane, Perry H. Corn fiber hulls as a food additive or animal feed. United States.
Abbas, Charles, Beery, Kyle E., Cecava, Michael J., and Doane, Perry H. Tue . "Corn fiber hulls as a food additive or animal feed". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1009528.
@article{osti_1009528,
title = {Corn fiber hulls as a food additive or animal feed},
author = {Abbas, Charles and Beery, Kyle E. and Cecava, Michael J. and Doane, Perry H.},
abstractNote = {The present invention provides a novel animal feed or food additive that may be made from thermochemically hydrolyzed, solvent-extracted corn fiber hulls. The animal feed or food additive may be made, for instance, by thermochemically treating corn fiber hulls to hydrolyze and solubilize the hemicellulose and starch present in the corn fiber hulls to oligosaccharides. The residue may be extracted with a solvent to separate the oil from the corn fiber, leaving a solid residue that may be prepared, for instance by aggolmerating, and sold as a food additive or an animal feed.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2010},
month = {12}
}

Patent:

Save / Share: