8. Production of Aromatic Chemicals from Biobased Feedstock

  1. Dr. Pieter Imhof3,4 and
  2. Dr. Jan Cornelis van der Waal4,5
  1. David Dodds1 and
  2. Bob Humphreys2

Published Online: 26 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9783527656639.ch8

Catalytic Process Development for Renewable Materials

Catalytic Process Development for Renewable Materials

How to Cite

Dodds, D. and Humphreys, B. (2013) Production of Aromatic Chemicals from Biobased Feedstock, in Catalytic Process Development for Renewable Materials (eds P. Imhof and J. C. van der Waal), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527656639.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Avantium, VP Strategic Account Management, Zekeringstraat 29, 1014 BV Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  2. 4

    Avantium Technologies, Zekeringstraat 14, 1014 BV Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  3. 5

    Avantium, Zekeringstraat 29, 1014 BV Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dodds & Associates LLC, 4686 Druids Glen, Manlius, NY 13104, USA

  2. 2

    PO Box 709, 109 Lido Blvd, Point Lookout, NY 11569, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 24 APR 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527331697

Online ISBN: 9783527656639

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Keywords:

  • biomass;
  • commodity aromatic chemicals;
  • biological routes to aromatics;
  • non-biological routes to aromatics;
  • pyrolysis;
  • common aromatic pathway

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Chemical Routes to Aromatic Chemicals from Biomass

  • Biological Routes to Specific Aromatic Chemicals

  • Lignin – The Last Frontier

  • Considerations for Scale-Up and Commercialization

  • Conclusion

  • References