Tag: solvent

Better biomass conversion for biofuels and bioproducts from GLBRC

Better biomass conversion for biofuels and bioproducts from GLBRC

March 18, 2018 |

In Wisconsin, researchers at the Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center (GLBRC) discovered a method to break down solvent effects, finding a new way to measure and analyze how a solvent alters the stability of two different points of a chemical reaction, the initial state and the transition state. The method, which relies on experimentation and […]

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The birth of an affordable, sustainable, more-powerful gunk-getter

The birth of an affordable, sustainable, more-powerful gunk-getter

March 24, 2014 |

Step aside, you crud-caked brushes and surfaces. Here comes the improbably green and affordable Steposol to add power to the “clean” in Cleantech. And illuminate a path towards commercialization for those with technologies that will follow. In Illinois, Stepan is debuting the “surfactant as a solvent” Steposol MET-10U — one of the first commercial products to […]

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