7. Organosolv Biorefining Platform for Producing Chemicals, Fuels, and Materials from Lignocellulose

  1. Haibo Xie2 and
  2. Nicholas Gathergood3
  1. Xuejun Pan

Published Online: 20 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118449400.ch7

The Role of Green Chemistry in Biomass Processing and Conversion

The Role of Green Chemistry in Biomass Processing and Conversion

How to Cite

Pan, X. (2012) Organosolv Biorefining Platform for Producing Chemicals, Fuels, and Materials from Lignocellulose, 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.ch7

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. Department of Biological Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

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:

  • organosolv biorefining platform;
  • lignocellulose fractionation;
  • organosolv ethanol process;
  • organosolv ethanol lignin;
  • organosolv lignin potential

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • About Organosolv Ethanol Process

  • Chemistry of Organosolv Ethanol Process

  • Organosolv Ethanol Process as a Biorefining Platform

  • Enzymatic Digestibility of Organosolv Ethanol Substrate

  • Properties and Applications of Organosolv Ethanol Lignin

  • Carbon Fibers from Organosolv Lignin

  • Antioxidation Capacity of Organosolv Lignin

  • Chemicals Recoverable From Organosolv Ethanol Process

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References