Biorefineries Expected to Generate $230 Billion by 2020
8:35 AM MDT | July 2, 2010 | Alex Scott
A recent World Economic Forum (WEF) report says biorefineries could help mitigate climate change and that they have the potential to infuse up to $230 billion into the global economy by 2020â€”with the majority of the value going into the U.S. economy. Another key statistic represented in the report is that the production of bio-based chemicals is expected to grow significantly, increasing to an estimated 9% of all chemicals produced by 2020. â€śThe Future of Industrial Biorefineriesâ€ť was authored by David King of Oxford University (Oxford, U.K.) and...
If you have already signed up for access to Chemical Week Regulatory Watch, please log in here.
Forgot your user ID or password? Click here to have it sent to you.