Valorisation of lignocellulosic biomass

to Chemicals, Materials and Fuels lignoval cost


COST FP1306







WG1. Pretreatment/fractionation




Whole plant processing

Including harvesting losses having high pentosan yield.



Existing Lignocellulosic biorefineries.

Hydrothermolysis (prehydrolysis).

Alkaline pre-extraction and post-extractions



Novel hemicellulose extraction processes .

Pre-activations (mechanical, irradiation, plasma,..).

Solvent extractions .



S-free delignification processes (S-free lignin) .

Combined Soda-Kraft process.

Organosolv processes.