Across the Board: Michael North on Carbon Dioxide Biorefinery

Michael North*

*Corresponding author for this work

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In this series of articles, the board members of ChemSusChem discuss recent research articles that they consider of exceptional quality and importance for sustainability. This entry features Prof. M. North, who introduces the concept of a carbon dioxide biorefinery as a way of making carbon dioxide utilisation both environmentally beneficial and financially attractive and discusses the state of the art for carbon dioxide utilisation for fuels and bulk chemicals.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages4
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 1 Apr 2019

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  • circular economy
  • CO utilization
  • fuel
  • refinery
  • sustainable development

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