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envirofuel
4th January 2008, 11:40 AM
(automatically updated/inserted from The Envirofuels Blog)

Canadian company, Syntec Biofuel Inc. (Syntec). Syntec has acquired ethanol catalyst technology which has been developed to convert biomass into ethanol, butanol, methanol and propanol. Biogas and syngas from wood waste, organic waste, corn stover, sugar bagasse, switch grass, poplar etc. is becoming economically viable for some producers so Syntec are starting to test their catalysts in an industrial environment in order to quantify the life of the catalysts prior to commercialization.

Please click this link to read the full article on the Envirofuels website. (http://envirofuel.com.au/2008/01/04/syntec-acquires-ethanol-catalyst-technology-to-convert-biomass-to-alcohol/)