Carboxylolysis of Biomass
Biomass liquefaction or carboxylolysis is essentially the production of a liquid fuel by the reaction of pulverized biomass in a slurry medium with carbon monoxide in the presence of an alkaline catalyst. Reaction conditions require high pressure (150–250 atm), moderately high temperature (300–350°C), and residence time of 10–30 min.
KeywordsCentrifugal Compressor Molten Slag Surge Tank Syngas Production Catalyst Recovery
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