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2014-05-26 11:08:38

IFR The bright yellow fields of oilseed rape are a familiar sight at this time of year, but for scientists what lies beneath is just as exciting. Researchers at the Institute of Food Research are looking at how to turn straw from oilseed rape into biofuel. Preliminary findings are pointing at ways the process could be made more efficient, as well as how the straw itself could be improved. Straw from crops such as wheat, barley, oats and oilseed rape is seen as a potential source of...

2014-05-23 08:25:12

Research Center Moves to Next Level Expanding Scope, Opportunity and Commitment ATLANTA, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Georgia Tech is pleased to announce a broader research mission, additional resources and a new name for the Institute of Paper Science and Technology [IPST], one of Georgia Tech's 10 interdisciplinary research institutes. IPST is being renamed the Renewable Bioproducts Institute (RBI) effective June 1, 2014. Over the past decade, the research mission of IPST has...

2014-04-02 04:21:28

VANCOUVER, April 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Lignol Energy Corporation (TSXV: LEC) ("LEC" or the "Company"), an emerging producer of biofuels, biochemicals and renewable materials, today provided a corporate update to shareholders that it is working with its financial advisors to establish the terms of a financing which it needs to complete within the next month, and announced its unaudited consolidated financial results for the three months and nine months ended January 31, 2014 (all figures...

2014-03-26 23:23:39

The global biorefinery applications market is expected to grow to nearly $700.7 billion by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.6%. The biomaterials market is the fastest growing segment with a CAGR of 22.8%. Wellesley, Mass. (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, Biorefinery Applications: Global Markets, the global biorefinery applications market is expected to grow to nearly $700.7 billion by 2018,...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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