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Microbial Team Turns Corn Stalks and Leaves Into Better Biofuel

A fungus and E. coli bacteria have joined forces to turn tough, waste plant material into isobutanol, a biofuel that matches gasoline’s properties better than ethanol.

One comment on “Microbial Team Turns Corn Stalks and Leaves Into Better Biofuel

  1. Leslie Fish
    August 21, 2013

    Better *how*? More energy? More BTUs? What are the emissions? Details!

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This entry was posted on August 20, 2013 by in Alt Energy, Biology, Technology.
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