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Solvent Extraction of Furfural From BiomassSolvent-extraction method reduces energy required to remove furfural produced during acid hydrolysis of biomass. Acid hydrolysis performed in vessel containing both solvents and reacting ingredients. With intimate contact between solvents and aqueous hydrolyis liqour, furfural removed form liquor almost as fast as it forms.
Document ID
19830000599
Document Type
Other - NASA Tech Brief
Authors
Humphrey, M. F.
(CALTECH)
Date Acquired
August 11, 2013
Publication Date
November 1, 1984
Publication Information
Publication: NASA Tech Briefs
Volume: 8
Issue: 2
ISSN: 0145-319X
Subject Category
Life Sciences
Report/Patent Number
NPO-15987
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.
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