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Title: Renewable aromatics from lignocellulosic lignin

Abstract

The present invention provides novel and improved processes for treating a lignocellulosic biomass or technical lignin using ionic liquids to obtain lignin breakdown products and polysaccharide biomass components. Recycling of ionic liquids can be included in the methods of the invention.

Inventors:
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Research Org.:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1506946
Patent Number(s):
10,208,076
Application Number:
14/757,851
Assignee:
National Technology & Engineering Solutions of Sandia, LLC (Albuquerque, NM)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-05CH11231
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Dec 23
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; 09 BIOMASS FUELS

Citation Formats

Singh, Seema, Varanasi, Patanjali, and Simmons, Blake. Renewable aromatics from lignocellulosic lignin. United States: N. p., 2019. Web.
Singh, Seema, Varanasi, Patanjali, & Simmons, Blake. Renewable aromatics from lignocellulosic lignin. United States.
Singh, Seema, Varanasi, Patanjali, and Simmons, Blake. Tue . "Renewable aromatics from lignocellulosic lignin". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1506946.
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