IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Other

Researchers Calculate Benefits of Bioethanol

8:45 AM MDT | October 17, 2007 | Michelle Bryner

Researchers at the University of California (Berkeley) say that replacing gasoline with ethanol made from corn offers only marginal environmental benefits. However, there are technologies under development for producing ethanol from cellulosic materials that “promise to make ethanol a truly ‘green’ fuel, with significantly less environmental impact than gasoline.” Bioethanol scoop: Benefits of biofuels depend on feedstock type. The research attempts to reconcile public debate, much of which has focused on whether manufacturing ethanol...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers

 

 

 













 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2012 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa