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  1. Content type: Research article

    A total of 30 endophytic fungi (AAP-PS 1–30) were isolated from the medicinal herb Phyllanthus amarus and screened for the production of Trichothecinol-A. Out of all the endophytic strains screened for Trichothec...

    Authors: Ravindra Taware, Prasad Abnave, Deepak Patil, Pattuparambil Ramanpillai Rajamohananan, Remya Raja, Gowrishankar Soundararajan, Gopal Chandra Kundu and Absar Ahmad

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2014 2:8

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    A mixture of Y and M type zeolites were applied to pyrolyze kraft softwood (SW) lignin with the objective of studying the combination effect of different types of zeolite on pyrolysis. The chemical structures ...

    Authors: Fang Huang, Haoxi Ben, Shaobo Pan, Yunqiao Pu and Arthur Ragauskas

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2014 2:7

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  3. Content type: Research article

    Oligosaccharide esters are attractive candidates for applications as surfactants, hydrogels and other materials, but direct enzymatic acylation is difficult with carbohydrates longer than disaccharides.

    Authors: Bianca T Ayres, Gustavo P Valença, Telma T Franco and Patrick Adlercreutz

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2014 2:6

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  4. Content type: Research article

    An improved, cost effective process for the synthesis of N,N-diisopropyl-3-(2-hydroxy-5-methylphenyl)-3-phenylpropanamide; a key intermediate for the preparation of Tolterodine and its related substances were des...

    Authors: Garaga Srinivas, Ambati V Raghava Reddy, Koilpillai Joseph Prabahar, Korrapati venkata vara Prasada Rao, Paul Douglas Sanasi and Raghubabu Korupolu

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2014 2:2

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  5. Content type: Research article

    Ionic liquids have found uses in many applications, one of which is the joint solvation and catalysis of chemical transformations. Suitable Brønsted acidic ionic liquids can be formed by combining lactams with...

    Authors: James H Clark, Thomas J Farmer, Duncan J Macquarrie and James Sherwood

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:23

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  6. Content type: Review

    The contribution of biomass to the world’s energy supply is presently estimated to be around 10% to 14%. The conversion of biomass to biofuels can be achieved primarily via biochemical and thermochemical proce...

    Authors: Nicholas Canabarro, Juliana F Soares, Chayene G Anchieta, Camila S Kelling and Marcio A Mazutti

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:22

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  7. Content type: Review

    Around 1.3 billion tonnes of food are wasted worldwide per year, which is originally produced under extensive use of energy and nutrients. Use of food waste as feedstock in biotechnological processes provides ...

    Authors: Daniel Pleissner and Carol Sze Ki Lin

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:21

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  8. Content type: Research article

    Biofuels produced from sugarcane bagasse (SB) have shown promising results as a suitable alternative of gasoline. Biofuels provide unique, strategic, environmental and socio-economic benefits. However, product...

    Authors: Ivy dos Santos Oliveira, Anuj K Chandel, Messias Borges Silva and Silvio Silvério da Silva

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:20

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  9. Content type: Research article

    Lignocellulose degrading fungal enzymes have been in use at industrial level for more than three decades. However, the main drawback is the high cost of the commercially available Trichoderma reesei cellulolytic ...

    Authors: Saprativ P Das, Deepmoni Deka, Arabinda Ghosh, Debasish Das, Mohammad Jawed and Arun Goyal

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:19

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  10. Content type: Commentary

    Green Chemistry and Biorefinery concepts are two approaches helping to develop new and more sustainable processes. The implementation of both methodologies impels to fossil-independent future with bioeconomy b...

    Authors: Ana RC Morais and Rafal Bogel-Lukasik

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:18

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  11. Content type: Research article

    Experimental conditions for the production of fatty acid methyl esters (FAME) from Jatropha curcas and soybean oils using two acid heterogeneous catalysts (Amberlyst15 and KSF) was optimized, in the presence of d...

    Authors: Cleber Calgaroto, Selma Calgaroto, Marcio A Mazutti, Debora de Oliveira, Sibele Pergher and J Vladimir de Oliveira

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:17

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  12. Content type: Review

    Fuel cells are electrochemical devices which convert chemical energy into electrical energy. Fuel cells have attracted attention due to their potential as a promising alternative to traditional power sources. ...

    Authors: Hamideh Vaghari, Hoda Jafarizadeh-Malmiri, Aydin Berenjian and Navideh Anarjan

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:16

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  13. Content type: Review

    The unstable and uncertain availability of petroleum sources as well as rising cost of fuels have shifted global efforts to utilize renewable resources for the production of greener energy and a replacement wh...

    Authors: Saritha Mohanram, Dolamani Amat, Jairam Choudhary, Anju Arora and Lata Nain

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:15

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  14. Content type: Research article

    Replacing chemical catalysts with biocatalysts is a widely recognized goal of white biotechnology. For biocatalytic processes requiring low water containing media, enzymes for example commercial preparations o...

    Authors: Aditi Banerjee, Veena Singh, Kusum Solanki, Joyeeta Mukherjee and Munishwar Nath Gupta

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:14

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  15. Content type: Research article

    In this study, cocksfoot grass (Dactylis glomerata), an abundant lignocellulosic biomass was pretreated using different operational parameters using wet explosion (WEx) pretreatment for accessing the bioethanol p...

    Authors: Stephen Ikechukwu Njoku, Jens Asmus Iversen, Hinrich Uellendahl and Birgitte Kiær Ahring

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:13

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  16. Content type: Research article

    The global upsurge in world energy demand, sharp decline in petrofuels reserves, and greater concerns about the environment has constrained mankind to investigate newer and renewable feedstocks for liquid tran...

    Authors: Mayur Mausoom Phukan, Salam Pradeep Singh, Pinkee Phukon, Tapanjit Borah, Bolin Kumar Konwar and Nipu Dutta

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:12

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  17. Content type: Research article

    Immobilized lipase mediated tranesterification process for new feed stock Simarouba glauca oil for biodiesel production has been developed by utilizing the greener aspects of immobilized biocatalyst in n-hexane s...

    Authors: Vijay Kumar Garlapati, Ravi Kant, Annapurna Kumari, Paramita Mahapatra, Premananda Das and Rintu Banerjee

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:11

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  18. Content type: Research article

    The present study focused on utilization of agrowaste byproducts generated from oil mill for L-asparaginase enzyme production using Serratia marcescens under solid state fermentation. Classical and statistical me...

    Authors: Sangita Ghosh, Sonam Murthy, Sharmila Govindasamy and Muthukumaran Chandrasekaran

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:9

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  19. Content type: Research article

    The ubiquitous oxazoles have attracted more and more attention in both industrial and academic fields for decades. This interest arises from the fact that a variety of natural and synthetic compounds which con...

    Authors: Yunfeng Li, Fengfeng Guo, Zhenggen Zha and Zhiyong Wang

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:8

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  20. Content type: Research article

    Terrestrial cyanobacteria have seldom been used for biotechnological processes, even though they offer great potential for new pharmaceutical products or other value-added substances. Particularly cyanobacteri...

    Authors: Stephan Kuhne, Michael Lakatos, Sarah Foltz, Kai Muffler and Roland Ulber

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:6

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  21. Content type: Review

    Microwave energy based chemical synthesis has several merits and is important from both scientific and engineering standpoints. Microwaves have been applied in numerous inorganic and organic chemical syntheses...

    Authors: Veera Gnaneswar Gude, Prafulla Patil, Edith Martinez-Guerra, Shuguang Deng and Nagamany Nirmalakhandan

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:5

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  22. Content type: Research article

    Photocatalysis speeds up the photoreaction in the presence of a catalyst. TiO2 has low toxicity, less resistance and less corrosion and has semiconductor properties. Its strong oxidative potential of the positive...

    Authors: Shamalah Munusamy, Rangabhatla sai laxmi Aparna and Rangabhatla gunneswara subramanya vara Prasad

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:4

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  23. Content type: Review

    Lignocellulosic biomass composes a diversity of feedstock raw materials representing an abundant and renewable carbon source. In majority lignocellulose is constituted by carbohydrate macromolecules, namely ce...

    Authors: Andre M da Costa Lopes, Karen G João, Ana Rita C Morais, Ewa Bogel-Łukasik and Rafał Bogel-Łukasik

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:3

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  24. Content type: Research article

    Production of recombinant proteins in bacterial hosts often produces insoluble intracellular particles called inclusion bodies. Recovery of active protein from inclusion bodies generally requires their solubil...

    Authors: Ishara Datta, Saurabh Gautam and Munishwar N Gupta

    Citation: Sustainable Chemical Processes 2013 1:2

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