704 Life Cycle Analysis of Bio-Based Fuels, Energy, and Chemicals II

Thursday, November 1, 2012: 12:30 PM
334 (Convention Center )
Description:
Emphasis on cradle-to-grave life cycle assessments of existing or conceptual processes for producing value-added chemicals, biochemicals, and other materials from renewable agricultural residues, plant-derived starches and oils (lipids), lignocellulosic biomass, or plant-based industrial processing wastes.

Sponsor:
Sustainable Biorefineries
Co-Sponsor(s):
ICE2012: BioFuels (T4F), ICE 2012: Biorefinery Technologies for Forest Based Lignocellulosic Biomass (T4A), Topical B: 2nd Annual World Congress on Sustainable Engineering (TB)

Co-chairs:
Mariano Savelski
Email: salveski@rowan.edu

Ignasi Palou-Rivera
Email: palourivera@anl.gov

Paul Blowers
Email: blowers@email.arizona.edu


12:30 PM
(704a) Key Ingredients and Co-Products in Biofuel Life Cycle Analysis
Jennifer B. Dunn, Steffen Mueller, Zhichao Wang, Jeongwoo Han and Michael Q. Wang

12:55 PM
(704b) Life Cycle Assessments of Pyrolysis-Based Biofuels From Diverse Biomass Feedstocks
Matt Mihalek, Jiqing Fan, Gaurav Bhardwaj, Robert Handler, Tom N. Kalnes, David R. Shonnard and Edwin.A Maleche

1:20 PM
(704c) Sustainability Analyses of Production Scale Processes for Forming Biofuels From Algal Biomass Based On Experimental Data
Paul Blowers, Christina Canter, Robert Handler, David R. Shonnard, Micaela Taborga and Michael Galka

2:10 PM
(704e) Economic and Environmental Assessment of Bio-Based Chemicals Production in Singapore's Petrochemical Cluster
Ang Li, Arief Adhitya, Iskandar Halim, Balaji Balagurunathan and Rajagopalan Srinivasan

2:35 PM
(704f) Analysis of the Life Cycle of 2-Methyltetrahydrofuran Produced From Agricultural Waste
Mariano J. Savelski, C. Stewart Slater, Dave Aycock, Steve Prescott and Jeff Shifflete
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