Application of Enzymes in the Pulp and Paper Industry

@article{Bajpai1999ApplicationOE,
  title={Application of Enzymes in the Pulp and Paper Industry},
  author={P. Bajpai},
  journal={Biotechnology Progress},
  year={1999},
  volume={15}
}
  • P. Bajpai
  • Published 1999
  • Medicine, Chemistry
  • Biotechnology Progress
  • The pulp and paper industry processes huge quantities of lignocellulosic biomass every year. The technology for pulp manufacture is highly diverse, and numerous opportunities exist for the application of microbial enzymes. Historically, enzymes have found some uses in the paper industry, but these have been mainly confined to areas such as modifications of raw starch. However, a wide range of applications in the pulp and paper industry have now been identified. The use of enzymes in the pulp… CONTINUE READING
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