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Title: Methods of hydrolyzing pretreated densified biomass particulates and systems related thereto

Abstract

A method is provided in which pretreated and densified cellulosic biomass particulates can be hydrolyzed at a high solids loading rate as compared with the solids loading rate of loose hydrolysable cellulosic biomass fibers. The resulting high concentration sugar-containing stream can be easily converted to biofuels or an entire suite of other useful bioproducts.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
The Michigan Biotechnology Institute, Lansing, MI (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1169112
Patent Number(s):
8945245
Application Number:
13/458,830
Assignee:
The Michigan Biotechnology Institute (Lansing, MI)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
C - CHEMISTRY C12 - BIOCHEMISTRY C12P - FERMENTATION OR ENZYME-USING PROCESSES TO SYNTHESISE A DESIRED CHEMICAL COMPOUND OR COMPOSITION OR TO SEPARATE OPTICAL ISOMERS FROM A RACEMIC MIXTURE {
DOE Contract Number:  
FG36-08GO88073
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
09 BIOMASS FUELS

Citation Formats

Bals, Bryan, Teymouri, Farzaneh, Campbell, Tim, and Dale, Bruce. Methods of hydrolyzing pretreated densified biomass particulates and systems related thereto. United States: N. p., 2015. Web.
Bals, Bryan, Teymouri, Farzaneh, Campbell, Tim, & Dale, Bruce. Methods of hydrolyzing pretreated densified biomass particulates and systems related thereto. United States.
Bals, Bryan, Teymouri, Farzaneh, Campbell, Tim, and Dale, Bruce. Tue . "Methods of hydrolyzing pretreated densified biomass particulates and systems related thereto". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1169112.
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