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Title: Lignin conversion to fuels, chemicals and materials

Abstract

Disclosed herein are methods for the production of fuels, chemicals, or materials from biomass-derived lignin, cellulose, and hemicellulose. Also provided are methods for the production of polyhydroxyalkanoates from lignocellulosic biomass and the subsequent thermal and catalytic conversion of polyhydroxyalkanoates to hydrocarbons. In addition, methods for the production of ethanol from the fermentation of polysaccharides are described.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1568229
Patent Number(s):
10,266,852
Application Number:
14/563,299
Assignee:
Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC (Golden, CO); The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois (Urbana, IL)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 12/08/2014
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
09 BIOMASS FUELS

Citation Formats

Beckham, Gregg T., Linger, Jeffrey G., Vardon, Derek R., Guarnieri, Michael T., Karp, Eric M., Franden, Mary Ann, Johnson, Christopher W., Strathmann, Timothy J., and Pienkos, Philip T. Lignin conversion to fuels, chemicals and materials. United States: N. p., 2019. Web.
Beckham, Gregg T., Linger, Jeffrey G., Vardon, Derek R., Guarnieri, Michael T., Karp, Eric M., Franden, Mary Ann, Johnson, Christopher W., Strathmann, Timothy J., & Pienkos, Philip T. Lignin conversion to fuels, chemicals and materials. United States.
Beckham, Gregg T., Linger, Jeffrey G., Vardon, Derek R., Guarnieri, Michael T., Karp, Eric M., Franden, Mary Ann, Johnson, Christopher W., Strathmann, Timothy J., and Pienkos, Philip T. 2019. "Lignin conversion to fuels, chemicals and materials". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1568229.
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title = {Lignin conversion to fuels, chemicals and materials},
author = {Beckham, Gregg T. and Linger, Jeffrey G. and Vardon, Derek R. and Guarnieri, Michael T. and Karp, Eric M. and Franden, Mary Ann and Johnson, Christopher W. and Strathmann, Timothy J. and Pienkos, Philip T.},
abstractNote = {Disclosed herein are methods for the production of fuels, chemicals, or materials from biomass-derived lignin, cellulose, and hemicellulose. Also provided are methods for the production of polyhydroxyalkanoates from lignocellulosic biomass and the subsequent thermal and catalytic conversion of polyhydroxyalkanoates to hydrocarbons. In addition, methods for the production of ethanol from the fermentation of polysaccharides are described.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2019},
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