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corn meal utilization; from peptides to encouraged to add abstracts sooner, rather
macromolecules; novel technologies
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facilities profitable, and POET itself has partners in the plant, which now produces of consumption and export terminals (see
remained profitable, on average, even during 40,000 liters of fuel per month. inform 19:674, 2009), according to Reuters.
the economic crisis of the past year. Graeme Sweeney, Shell executive vice Participants include Cosan, Sao Martinho,
president Future Fuels and CO2, said, “I am and Crystalsev, which have joined to form
excited we are leading the pack in cellu- Uniduto, an organization whose purpose is
Shell sells losic ethanol production technology and,
with this event, showing what is possible
take care of technical and viability studies
as well as environmental clearance for the
cellulosic ethanol in the future.” He added, “While it will be
some time before general customers can buy
Petrobras, the state-run oil company, is
through retail outlet this product at local service stations, we are
working with governments to make large-