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Title: Method for producing ethanol and co-products from cellulosic biomass

The present invention generally relates to processes for production of ethanol from cellulosic biomass. The present invention also relates to production of various co-products of preparation of ethanol from cellulosic biomass. The present invention further relates to improvements in one or more aspects of preparation of ethanol from cellulosic biomass including, for example, improved methods for cleaning biomass feedstocks, improved acid impregnation, and improved steam treatment, or "steam explosion."
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1107584
Report Number(s):
8,545,633
13/236,272
DOE Contract Number:
FC36-03G013142; FC36-07G017028
Resource Type:
Patent
Research Org:
Abengoa Bioenergy New Technologies, Inc. (Chesterfield, MS)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
09 BIOMASS FUELS