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

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 to an entire suite of other useful bioproducts.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1327925
Assignee:
BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY (East Lansing, MI) GFO
Patent Number(s):
9,458,482
Application Number:
14/579,377
Contract Number:
FG36-08GO88073; FC02-07ER64494
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Dec 22
Research Org:
BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY, East Lansing, MI (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
09 BIOMASS FUELS; 59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

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