Researchers from the University of York, plus Indian and UK companies, have developed a process to convert cane bagasse into citric acid.
A UK local authority is trialling bollards made from sugarcane on its pavements as part of its sustainability pledge.
USA – Louisiana likely to secure new US$70 million cane bagasse-based pellet plant [Full subscriber]
Renewable fuel firm Delta Biofuel is considering building a US$70 million cane bagasse-based pellet plant in Iberia Parish, Louisiana. The state is offering tax breaks and other perks to seal the deal.
Brazilian researchers have developed high performing enzyme cocktail mix to hydrolyse cane bagasse for cellulosic biofuels [Full subscriber]
Brazilian researchers from Embrapa Agroenergia and the Sugarcane Technology Center (CTC) have developed an enzyme cocktail supporting competitive production of cellulosic ethanol from cane bagasse and crop residues. The patented […]
The start-up company Sugarcane Sosei Lab launched last October and based in Urasoe City, Okinawa Prefecture, has successfully exploited sugarcane bagasse to produce fabric which is currently fashioned into denim jeans.
Uganda-based new start-up Eco Smart Pads is keeping girls in school by offering them low-cost sanitary products made from sugarcane bagasse.
A US$60 million demonstration plant converting cane bagasse into xylose is nearing completion and will be ready to open in early autumn in Raceland, Louisiana according to plant manager Carey Buckles.