10. Hydrothermal Technologies for the Production of Fuels and Chemicals from Biomass

  1. Rashmi Sanghi and
  2. Vandana Singh
  1. D.W. Rackemann1,
  2. L. Moghaddam1,
  3. T.J. Rainey1,
  4. C.F. Fellows2,
  5. P.A. Hobson1 and
  6. W.O.S. Doherty1

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch10

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

How to Cite

Rackemann, D.W., Moghaddam, L., Rainey, T.J., Fellows, C.F., Hobson, P.A. and Doherty, W.O.S. (2011) Hydrothermal Technologies for the Production of Fuels and Chemicals from Biomass, in Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation (eds R. Sanghi and V. Singh), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centre for Tropical Crops and Biocommodities, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

  2. 2

    Chemistry, School of Science and Technology, The University of New England, Armidale, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470943083

Online ISBN: 9781118287705

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Keywords:

  • Hydrothermal;
  • biomass;
  • lignocellulose;
  • thermochemical;
  • fuel;
  • chemicals catalyst;
  • energy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Thermochemical Processes for Biomass

  • Green Chemistry and Hydrothermal Liquefaction

  • Hydro-Deoxygenation Upgrading

  • Zeolite Upgrading

  • Conclusions