Chapter 3. Lignocellulose-based Chemical Products and Product Family Trees

  1. Dr. Birgit Kamm1,
  2. Dr. Patrick R. Gruber2 and
  3. Michael Kamm3
  1. Birgit Kamm,
  2. Michael Kamm,
  3. Matthias Schmidt,
  4. Thomas Hirth and
  5. Margit Schulze

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619849.ch20

Biorefineries-Industrial Processes and Products: Status Quo and Future Directions

Biorefineries-Industrial Processes and Products: Status Quo and Future Directions

How to Cite

Kamm, B., Kamm, M., Schmidt, M., Hirth, T. and Schulze, M. (2008) Lignocellulose-based Chemical Products and Product Family Trees, in Biorefineries-Industrial Processes and Products: Status Quo and Future Directions (eds B. Kamm, P. R. Gruber and M. Kamm), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619849.ch20

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Research Institute, Bioactive Polymer Systems, biopos e.V. Kantstr. 55, 14513 Teltow, Germany

  2. 2

    President and CEO, Outlast Technologies Inc., 5480 Valmont Road, Boulder, CO 80301, USA

  3. 3

    Biorefinery. de GmbH, Stiftstr. 2, 14471, Potsdam, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 DEC 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527310272

Online ISBN: 9783527619849

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Keywords:

  • lignocellulose chemistry;
  • cellulose saccharification;
  • oxalic acid;
  • lignocellulosic raw material;
  • biorefineries

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Historical Outline of Chemical and Technical Aspects of Utilization Lignocellulose in the 19th and 20th Century

  • Lignocellulosic Raw Material

  • Lignocelluloses in Biorefineries

  • Lignin-based Product Lines

  • Hemicellulose-based Product Lines

  • Cellulose-based Product Lines

  • Outlook and Perspectives