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Title: Ternary ionic liquid–water pretreatment systems of an agave bagasse and municipal solid waste blend

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Idaho National Lab. (INL), Idaho Falls, ID (United States); Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
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USDOE Office of Science (SC), Biological and Environmental Research (BER) (SC-23)
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OSTI ID: 1357758; OSTI ID: 1409430
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Journal ID: ISSN 1754-6834; 72; PII: 758
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AC02-05CH11231; AC07-05ID14517
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Published Article
Journal Name:
Biotechnology for Biofuels
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Biotechnology for Biofuels Journal Volume: 10 Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 1754-6834
Springer Science + Business Media
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09 BIOMASS FUELS; agave biomass; biomass blend; biomass pretreatment; IL recycling; ionic liquid; municipal solid waste; ternary system; 12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES

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Perez-Pimienta, Jose A., Sathitsuksanoh, Noppadon, Thompson, Vicki S., Tran, Kim, Ponce-Noyola, Teresa, Stavila, Vitalie, Singh, Seema, and Simmons, Blake A. Ternary ionic liquid–water pretreatment systems of an agave bagasse and municipal solid waste blend. Netherlands: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1186/s13068-017-0758-4.
Perez-Pimienta, Jose A., Sathitsuksanoh, Noppadon, Thompson, Vicki S., Tran, Kim, Ponce-Noyola, Teresa, Stavila, Vitalie, Singh, Seema, & Simmons, Blake A. Ternary ionic liquid–water pretreatment systems of an agave bagasse and municipal solid waste blend. Netherlands. doi:10.1186/s13068-017-0758-4.
Perez-Pimienta, Jose A., Sathitsuksanoh, Noppadon, Thompson, Vicki S., Tran, Kim, Ponce-Noyola, Teresa, Stavila, Vitalie, Singh, Seema, and Simmons, Blake A. Tue . "Ternary ionic liquid–water pretreatment systems of an agave bagasse and municipal solid waste blend". Netherlands. doi:10.1186/s13068-017-0758-4.
title = {Ternary ionic liquid–water pretreatment systems of an agave bagasse and municipal solid waste blend},
author = {Perez-Pimienta, Jose A. and Sathitsuksanoh, Noppadon and Thompson, Vicki S. and Tran, Kim and Ponce-Noyola, Teresa and Stavila, Vitalie and Singh, Seema and Simmons, Blake A.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1186/s13068-017-0758-4},
journal = {Biotechnology for Biofuels},
number = 1,
volume = 10,
place = {Netherlands},
year = {2017},
month = {3}

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DOI: 10.1186/s13068-017-0758-4

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Fig. 1 Fig. 1: Aqueous ionic liquid systems employed in the pretreatment of agave bagasse (AGB), municipal solid waste (MSW), and an AGB/MSW (1:1) blend

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