11. Heterogeneous Catalysts for Biomass Conversion

  1. Haibo Xie2 and
  2. Nicholas Gathergood3
  1. Aiqin Wang,
  2. Changzhi Li,
  3. Mingyuan Zheng and
  4. Tao Zhang

Published Online: 20 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118449400.ch11

The Role of Green Chemistry in Biomass Processing and Conversion

The Role of Green Chemistry in Biomass Processing and Conversion

How to Cite

Wang, A., Li, C., Zheng, M. and Zhang, T. (2012) Heterogeneous Catalysts for Biomass Conversion, in The Role of Green Chemistry in Biomass Processing and Conversion (eds H. Xie and N. Gathergood), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118449400.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Bioenergy Division, Dalian National Laboratory for Clean Energy, Dalian Institute of Physical Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

  2. 3

    School of Chemical Sciences, Dublin City University, National Institute for Cellular Biotechnology, Dublin City University, Solar Energy Conversion Strategic Research Cluster, University College Dublin, Ireland

Author Information

  1. State Key Laboratory of Catalysis, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 NOV 2012
  2. Published Print: 10 DEC 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470644102

Online ISBN: 9781118449400

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Keywords:

  • heterogeneous catalysts for biomass conversion;
  • biomass economical conversion;
  • heterogeneous, green catalysts;
  • supported metal catalyst;
  • biodiesel transesterification

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Brief Introduction of Greenness of Heterogeneous Catalysis

  • Design and Selection of Heterogeneous Catalysts

  • Overview of Recent Advances on New Heterogeneous Catalytic Systems

  • Opportunities and Challenges

  • Outlook

  • References