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By G. Grassi (auth.), A. V. Bridgwater, G. Grassi (eds.)

Biomass pyrolysis has been practised for hundreds of years within the manufacture of charcoal for and rest. in basic terms within the final twenty years, in spite of the fact that, has realization focussed on a greater figuring out of the technological know-how and expertise, with the consequent advantages of higher designed and regulated procedures that provide excessive yields of liquid items. those drinks, or 'bio-oil' because it is observed, can be utilized in various methods: -combustion to interchange traditional gas oil in boilers, procedure apparatus reminiscent of kilns and in fuel generators for strength iteration; -upgrading through hydrotreating or with zeolites to fuel, diesel and different hydrocarbon fuels, of chemical compounds; --extraction and upgrading to gas ingredients and chemical specialities. Any charcoal produced is additionally utilised to shape char- water slurries, analogous to coal-water slurries, or bioi-oil slurries that could be used as liquid fuels in lots of combustion functions. a gaggle of specialists was once organize within the EC strength from Biomass programme to judge the prestige and possibilities for deriving worthy liquid items from biomass pyrolysis. This e-book is a file in their findings and conclusions. It varieties an authoritative consultant to the wide variety of applied sciences hired in biomass pyrolysis, and product upgrading, utilisation and characterisation. options and conclusions are integrated to spot promising components of analysis and improvement that would be of worth to researchers, planners and corporations during the world.

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If the gas is required for electric power generation, the gas would have to be first cooled and dried to about 30°C before used in a gas engine. The gas may also be used internally as a fuel source for drying the feed, or for other process heat applications. Feedstocks tested include wood chips, olive husks, straw and vine trimmings. 1 Steam orN2 None 475-625 280-350 30 80 Vortex/cyclone Rotary furnace SERI Tiibingen University 15-30 min 1 10-40 0·05-0·9 0·3-1·5 0·6-1·5 400-550 Hot gas 250 at top None 450 at base Hot sand Hot sand Hot sand 600-1000 450-800 450-600 10 30 100 1-20 Reaction time(s) 57 30 Air Additives 500 Reaction temp.

1085. 5. Baker, E. G. & Elliott, D. , Catalytic upgrading of biomass pyrolysis oils. In Research in Thermochemical Biomass Conversion, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, April 1988, ed. A. V. Bridgwater & J. L. Kuester. Elsevier Applied Science, London and New York, 1988, p. 883. 6. , Roy, C. , Chemical characterization of hydrocarbons produced by vacuum pyrolysis of aspen poplar wood chips. In Research in Thermochemical Biomass Conversion, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, April 1988, ed. A. V. Bridgwater & J. L. Kuester.

Baker, E. G. & Elliott, D. , Catalytic upgrading of biomass pyrolysis oils. In Research in Thermochemical Biomass Conversion, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, April 1988, ed. A. V. Bridgwater & J. L. Kuester. Elsevier Applied Science, London and New York, 1988, p. 883. 4 Vacuum pyrolysis for fuels and chemicals Example: University of Laval, Canada The objective of this project is to investigate the potential of low-pressure pyrolysis to produce high yields of condensable vapours and to condense fractions selectively from different sections of the reactor to examine the potential for fractionation and recovery of chemicals.

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