Chapter 6. Towards Integration of Biorefinery and Microbial Amino Acid Production

  1. Dr. Birgit Kamm1,
  2. Dr. Patrick R. Gruber2 and
  3. Michael Kamm3
  1. Achim Marx,
  2. Volker F. Wendisch,
  3. Ralf Kelle and
  4. Stefan Buchholz

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619849.ch23

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

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

How to Cite

Marx, A., Wendisch, V. F., Kelle, R. and Buchholz, S. (2008) Towards Integration of Biorefinery and Microbial Amino Acid Production, 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.ch23

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:

  • microbial amino acid production;
  • biorefinery;
  • carbon;
  • nitrogen;
  • toxicity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Present State of the Industry

  • Environmental and Commercial Consideration of Microbial Amino Acid Production Integrated in a Biorefinery

  • Technical Constraints for Integration of Microbial Amino Acid Fermentation into a Biorefinery

  • Outlook and Perspectives