TITLE

Biofuel: Brazilian Leadership

AUTHOR(S)
Hirata, Flavio
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Farm Chemicals International;Jun2007, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an overview on the production of biofuel in Brazil. The country produces alcohol from sugarcane and develops bio-kerosene from oily plants for airplane fuel. An estimated one million people are employed in sugarcane cultivation. In June 2005, the market share of automobiles that run on alcohol or alcohol-gasoline was around 52 percent.
ACCESSION #
27393826

 

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