9. Recovery of Leaf Protein for Animal Feed and High-Value Uses

  1. Chantal Bergeron2,
  2. Danielle Julie Carrier3 and
  3. Shri Ramaswamy4
  1. Bryan D. Bals,
  2. Bruce E. Dale and
  3. Venkatesh Balan

Published Online: 15 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470976692.ch9

Biorefinery Co-Products: Phytochemicals, Primary Metabolites and Value-Added Biomass Processing

Biorefinery Co-Products: Phytochemicals, Primary Metabolites and Value-Added Biomass Processing

How to Cite

Bergeron, C., Carrier, D. J. and Ramaswamy, S. (2012) Recovery of Leaf Protein for Animal Feed and High-Value Uses, in Biorefinery Co-Products: Phytochemicals, Primary Metabolites and Value-Added Biomass Processing, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470976692.ch9

Author Information

  1. 2

    Tom's of Maine, Kennebunk, Maine, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA

  3. 4

    Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, Kaufert Lab, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA

Author Information

  1. Biomass Conversion Research Laboratory, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Michigan State University, Lansing, Michigan, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 APR 2012

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Renewable Resources

Book Series Editors:

  1. Christian V. Stevens

Series Editor Information

  1. Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470973578

Online ISBN: 9780470976692

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Keywords:

  • leaf protein recovery, for animal feed;
  • bioenergy economy;
  • mechanical pressing;
  • aqueous extraction;
  • leaf/stem separation;
  • acid precipitation;
  • leaf proteins, as animal feed;
  • leaf protein extraction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methods of Separating Protein

  • Protein Concentration

  • Uses for Leaf Protein

  • Integration with Biofuel Production

  • Conclusions

  • References