Location: Bioproducts Research
Project Number: 2030-41000-054-01-T
Project Type: Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Oct 1, 2011
End Date: Feb 28, 2015
Project seeks to create technology to convert waste biomass into bioenergy.
Research will be conducted to convert underutilized waste streams, such as ag-residues, municipal solid waste, processing waste and food wastes into bioenergy. This includes biomass characterization, enzyme optimization and improved production of biomethane and ethanol.