Biorenewable Resources: Engineering New Products from Agriculture / Edition 2

Biorenewable Resources: Engineering New Products from Agriculture / Edition 2

by Robert C. Brown, Tristan R. Brown
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1118524950

ISBN-13: 9781118524954

Pub. Date: 02/17/2014

Publisher: Wiley

Biorenewable Resources: Engineering New Products from Agriculture, 2nd Edition will provide comprehensive coverage of engineering systems that convert agricultural crops and residues into bioenergy and biobased products. This edition is thoroughly updated and revised to better serve the needs of the professional and research fields working with

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Biorenewable Resources: Engineering New Products from Agriculture, 2nd Edition will provide comprehensive coverage of engineering systems that convert agricultural crops and residues into bioenergy and biobased products. This edition is thoroughly updated and revised to better serve the needs of the professional and research fields working with biorenewable resource development and production. Biorenewable resources is a rapidly growing field that forms at the interface between agricultural and plant sciences and process engineering. Biorenewable Resources will be an indispensable reference for anyone working in the production of biomass or biorenewable resources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118524954
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/17/2014
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
388
Sales rank:
1,258,851
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

1. Introduction.

2. Fundamental Concepts in Understanding Bioenergy and Biobased Products.

3. The Biorenewable Resource Base.

4. Production of Biorenewable Resources.

5. Products from Biorenewable Resources.

6. Conversion of Biorenewable Resources into Heat and Power.

7. Processing of Biorenewable Resources into Chemical and Fuels.

8. Processing of Biorenewable Resources into Natural Fibers.

9. Environmental Impact of the BioEconomy.

10. Economics of Biorenewable Resources.

Appendix.

Index.

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