ENZYME WITH BIG APPETITE COULD BOOST BIOFUEL

150 150 Miguel Ángel Martínez

Lignocellulosic fuels – those made from plant fiber, instead of food feedstocks like corn or soybeans – are one of the great hopes for greening the transportation sector. They’ve been slow to come to market, but government researchers think they might have found a bacterium that could allow for a cheaper, more efficient “enzyme cocktail,” the collection of chemicals used to turn the gnarly biomass into sugars.

 

http://www.earthtechling.com/2014/01/enzyme-with-big-appetite-could-boost-biofuel/

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