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Bacteria Convert Biodiesel Waste Into Valuable Chemicals

Bacteria Convert Biodiesel Waste Into Valuable Chemicals

HOUSTON, Texas, July 23, 2008 (ENS) – Chemical engineers at Rice University have developed techniques for converting the waste materials of biodiesel production into chemicals that can be sold at a profit. “Biodiesel producers used to sell their leftover glycerin, but the rapid increase in biodiesel production has left them paying to get rid of…

Introduction to the GREEN

Introduction to the GREEN

With the first episode of “Big Ideas for a Small Planet” mere hours away, we wanted to take a peek at some of the ideas you’ll be watching tomorrow night at 9pm on the Sundance Channel. That is, if you haven’t downloaded the free sneak peek from iTunes yet [click.linksynergy.com], and if you haven’t, you’d…