Membrane Technologies for Biorefining (Hardcover)

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By Alberto Figoli (Editor), Alfredo Cassano (Editor), Angelo Basile (Editor)
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Membrane Technologies for Biorefining highlights the best practices needed for the efficient and environmentally-compatible separation techniques that are fundamental to the conversion of biomass to fuels and chemicals for use as alternatives to petroleum refining.

Membrane technologies are increasingly of interest in biorefineries due to their modest energy consumption, low chemical requirements, and excellent separation efficiency. The book provides researchers in academia and industry with an authoritative overview of the different types of membranes and highlights the ways in which they can be applied in biorefineries for the production of chemicals and biofuels. Topics have been selected to highlight both the variety of raw materials treated in biorefineries and the range of biofuel and chemical end-products.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780081004517
ISBN-10: 0081004516
Publisher: Woodhead Publishing
Publication Date: March 1st, 2016
Pages: 520
Language: English