Corn enzymes to drive cellulosic ethanol

Robinson, Elton
October 2007
Southeast Farm Press;10/3/2007, Vol. 34 Issue 23, p6
Trade Publication
The article discusses the potential of corn enzymes to produce cellulosic ethanol in the U.S. Arkansas State University associate vice chancellor of research and technology transfer Elizabeth Hood states that they use corn enzyme because it is easy to separate the germ from the starch which digest corn stover, rice straw and other feedstock. She adds that they are making enzymes more efficient and to help lower costs of ethanol production and provide additional income opportunities.


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