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Factsheet #1: What are biobased products?

Factsheet #1: What are biobased products?

Factsheet #1: What are biobased products?

The EU-funded InnProBio project published Factsheet #1. It offers some definitions and graphic illustrations on the type of feedstock used to make the products and of the uses for biobased products.

Factsheet #1 highlights the benefits of bio-based products, such as their potential to reduce the economy’s dependence on fossil feedstocks, to create green jobs (not only) in the European Union, and to help drive European innovation.


Pulp Miller’s Strategy: Integrate Biochemicals (Furfural)

Sappi announced further progress in the development of its biorefinery capacity with the confirmation that it will construct a demonstration plant to further scale up its novel Xylex® technology for the production of Xylitol and Furfural (Image:, Sappi Ngodwana).

Pulp Mills are an ideal source of large amounts of ‘free pentoses’, from which furfural is made.

Finally [1], the paper industry is moving into the furfural biorefining space. Great News!


Business Development (Pulp Mill)


Sappi Ngodwana Pulp Mill (Image:

Partnering with DalinYebo to develop a business case for conversion and extraction of furfural from pulping liquors.


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