Pretreatment Techniques for Biofuels and Biorefineries

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ISBN: 978-3-642-32734-6 (Print) 978-3-642-32735-3 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-1

  2. Biopretreatment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-34

      Biological Pretreatment of Lignocellulosic Biomass for Enzymatic Saccharification

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      Pages 35-56

      Microbial Production of Extracellular Polysaccharides from Biomass

  3. Thermal Pretreatment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 57-57

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 59-75

      Lignocellulosic Biomass—Thermal Pre-treatment with Steam

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      Pages 77-92

      Stalk Inhomogeneity and Steam Explosion Integrated Fractional Refining Technology System

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      Pages 93-116

      Pretreatment and Pelletization of Woody Biomass

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      Pages 117-130

      Microwave-Based Pretreatment for Efficient Biomass-to-Biofuel Conversion

  4. Chemical Pretreatment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 131-131

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 133-150

      Converting Lignocellulosic Biomass to Low-Cost Fermentable Sugars

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      Pages 151-179

      Chemical Pretreatment Techniques for Biofuels and Biorefineries from Softwood

  5. Physicochemical Pretreatment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 181-181

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 183-194

      Response Surface Optimization of Hot-Water Pretreatment for Enzymatic Hydrolysis of Hybrid Poplar: First Step of Bioconversion of Woody-Biomass to Value-Added Bioproducts

  6. Gasification, Liquefaction and Biogas

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 197-227

      Biomass Pretreatments for Biorefinery Applications: Gasification

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      Pages 229-260

      Biomass Pre-Treatments for Biorefinery Applications: Pyrolysis

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      Pages 261-287

      Improvements of Biomass Gasification Process by Plasma Technologies

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      Pages 289-305

      Biogas Purifier for Japanese Rural Areas

  7. Novel Pretreatment Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 307-307

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 309-337

      Status and Perspective of Organic Solvent Based Pretreatment of Lignocellulosic Biomass for Enzymatic Saccharification

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      Pages 339-366

      Solid- and Nano-Catalysts Pretreatment and Hydrolysis Techniques

  8. Pretreatment of Different Types of Biomass

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 367-367

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 369-391

      Pretreatment of Sugarcane Bagasse and Leaves: Unlocking the Treasury of “Green Currency”

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      Pages 393-416

      Pre-treatment of Malaysian Agricultural Wastes Toward Biofuel Production

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      Pages 417-434

      Pretreatment Methods in Biodiesel Production Processes

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      Pages 435-457

      Organosolv Pretreatment of Pine Sawdust for Bio-ethanol Production