The economics of acetone-butanol fermentation: theoretical and market considerations.

  • J. R. Gapes
  • Published 2000 in
    Journal of molecular microbiology and…

Abstract

Acetone-butanol (AB) fermentation was once run commercially in many countries until these chemicals could be made more cheaply from fossil oil sources. Research into the revitalisation of the process has shown that the process could once again be run economically in niche markets if run in a relatively small industrial scale processing low-grade… (More)

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@article{Gapes2000TheEO, title={The economics of acetone-butanol fermentation: theoretical and market considerations.}, author={J. R. Gapes}, journal={Journal of molecular microbiology and biotechnology}, year={2000}, volume={2 1}, pages={27-32} }