The calcium chloride comes from the Midwest, and the agricultural byproducts
are hauled in from the South and West, all by rail, to terminals in Shirley and Albany, NY.
Most of the lignocellulosic agricultural byproducts
have cellulose content of about 40-45% but the composition of the milkweed stems is not known.
Rice hulls and other agricultural byproducts
are usually available in areas where crops are grown.
Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE: SEE) and Ecovative Design LLC completed an agreement to accelerate the production, sales and distribution of Ecovative's EcoCradle[R] Mushroom[R] Packaging, a new technology for environmentally responsible packaging materials made from agricultural byproducts
and mycelium, or "mushroom roots".
Earlier studies showed that adding alum to poultry litter, swine manure, and other agricultural byproducts
substantially mitigates phosphorus release.
In addition, mushroom farms serve as environmental stewards, recycling agricultural byproducts
, using environmentally friendly best management practices and engaging technology to find new efficiencies across the mushroom production spectrum.
We're converting agricultural byproducts
into a higher-value product," says McIntyre.
professor, Nutrition and Food Sciences and Biological and Irrigation Engineering; director, Center for Profitable Uses of Agricultural Byproducts
, Utah State University, Logan.
Tree-free fiber sources are as diverse as the agricultural byproducts
wheat straw, corn and banana stalks, and rye grass; wild reeds and grasses (including bamboo and esparto grass); and industrial waste like textile remnants and bagasse, a sugarcane processing product.
Germany offers immense biomass feedstock in terms of agricultural byproducts
, forestry sectors, and dedicated energy crops.
Titled "Dyadic's C1 Enzyme Technology Update: On the Road to Cellulosic Sugars for Fuels and Chemicals," Emalfarb will discuss Dyadic's license agreements, commercial developments and progress toward producing cost-competitive cellulosic biofuels from agricultural byproducts
such as corn stover and wheat straw.
apicola, when fed various agricultural byproducts
in lab experiments.