Hybrid methods produce rich resource

Researchers in America have fused biological and chemical processes to convert a biofuel waste product into a valuable resource. Sandia National Laboratories bioengineer, Seema Singh, and her team, have comb...

Making cars from paper waste

(USA) Researchers in Texas have developed a method for converting waste from the paper and pulp industries into carbon fibres that could be used to make cars. The carbon fibres are made using lignin extra...

Discovery points to cheaper biofuels

(USA) The possibility of producing biofuels that compete on price with petroleum could be on the horizon thanks to a breakthrough by scientists in America. A collaboration, led by a team from California's...