The demand for plant-based industrial raw materials has increased as well as research into expanding the utility of plants for current and future uses. Plants are renewable, have limited or positive environmental impact and have the potential to yield a wide range of products in contrast to petroleum-based materials. Plants can be used in a variety of different industries and products including bioenergy, industrial oil and starch, fibre and dye, rubber and related compounds, insecticide and land rehabilitation. This title offers a comprehensive coverage of each of these uses. Chapters discuss.This title offers a comprehensive coverage of each of these uses. Chapters discuss.
|Title||:||Industrial Crops and Uses|
|Author||:||Bharat P. Singh|
|Publisher||:||CABI - 2010-08-25|