Valorisation of lignocellulosic biomass

to Chemicals, Materials and Fuels lignoval cost


COST FP1306







WG2: Valorization of hemicellulose derived streams (Xylan, XOS, xylose)




Furfural production

Chemistry and mechanisms of formation and destruction.

Novel process concepts including downstream processes.

Novel solid acid catalysts with high hydrothermal stability.



Furan derivatives with high added value (platform chemicals)

Chemistry and mechanisms.

Highly efficient multifunctional catalysts.

Integrated processes without the separation of furfural.