April 2003
BioCycle;Apr2003, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p82
Trade Publication
Reports on federal grants for biomass research and development (R&D) programs in the U.S. Budget allocated to the projects; Objectives of the programs; Criteria and deadline for submission of R&D proposals.


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