eBook Advances in Bioethanol, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 8132215842
  • ISBN-13: 9788132215844
  • DDC: 662.6692
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 95 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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The book provides an updated and detailed overview on advances in bioethanol. It looks at the historical perspectives, chemistry, sources and production of ethanol and discusses biotechnology breakthroughs and promising developments. The book also provides the details regarding the uses, advantages, problems, environmental effects and characteristics of bioethanol as a fuel. In addition, it presents information about ethanol in different parts of the world and also highlights the challenges and future of ethanol.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction.
2: Chemistry, Types, and Sources of Ethanol.
3: Production of Bioethanol.
4: Ethanol Markets.
5: Characteristics of Fuel Ethanol.
6: Benefits and Problems with Ethanol.
7: Global Production of Bioethanol.
8: Future of Bioethanol.
About the Author.