Biomass Sugars for Non-Fuel Applications, Hardback Book

Description

Biomass-derived sugars provide a rich, renewable feedstock for a diverse range of chemicals, making them a promising and feasible source for the sustainable manufacture of a variety of valuable products.

Exploring green sugar-based technologies beyond their applications in fuels, this book provides an overview of sugar-based technologies, describing their challenges and opportunities.

It covers transformations of sugars into green chemicals in pharmaceuticals, biodegradable polymers and surfactants.

A special chapter is dedicated to the conversion of biomass into sugars, which is a crucial step in the sustainable utilization of sugars.

The book is a valuable resource for chemists and chemical engineers working to develop greener synthetic routes to chemicals and pharmaceuticals.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 280 pages, 16 Illustrations, color; 80 Illustrations, black and white
  • Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Polymer chemistry
  • ISBN: 9781782621133

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