Thursday, August 18, 2011

Lignin Alert


News


Pulp & Paper Canada
FPInnovations has already developed two commercial wood composite applications using Lignol's lignin formulations. "It's becoming increasingly important to ...

Deep-Sea News
Many fungal species secrete enzymes from their cells (such as lignin peroxidase, manganese peroxidase and laccase), which can externally break down an array ...

ScienceCareers.org
Her research led to the discovery that mushrooms that glow can break down lignin, a compound found in wood, and those that don't, can't. ...
Plastics News
One of the more promising materials is lignin, a cheap byproduct of the conversion of wood pulp into paper. Raymond Boeman, Oak Ridge's program director of ...
OilPrice.com
Unlike plants, seaweed contains no lignin and is easier to break down. Sea6 needs a microorganism that works in sea water and its research has discovered a ...

Universitas Helsingiensis
White rot fungi are capable of attacking the lignin and cellulose components of wood whereas the brown rotters preferentially consume mostly celluloses and ...
Network World
$5000000 Zoltek Companies: This project will develop a novel low cost route to carbon fiber using a lignin/PAN hybrid precursor and carbon fiber conversion ...

Minot Daily News
"These nutritional genes are low-lignin. So low-lignin that's coming in the ... "You can get your lignin 30 percent less without the plant turning into a ...

Minneapolis Star Tribune
Bushong said Poet has technology to reuse water and acids in the plant, and to produce methane, or natural gas, from leftover plant residue called lignin to ...

St. George Daily Spectrum
Fiber in plants may be identified as pectin, gum, mucilage, cellulose, hemicellulose and lignin. Pectin and gum are water-soluble fibers found inside plant ...



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