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Title Sustainability of the sugar and sugar-ethanol industries / Gillian Eggleston, editor ; sponsored by the ACS Division of Carbohydrate Chemistry [and others]
Published Washington, DC : American Chemical Society, ©2010


Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Series ACS symposium series ; 1058
ACS symposium series ; 1058.
Contents Future sustainability of the sugar and sugar-ethanol industries / Gillian Eggleston -- Measuring and monitoring sustainability in the sugar and sugar-ethanol industry / Peter Rein -- Major challenges and changes in the European sugar sector / Geoff Parkin and Jan Maarten De Bruijn -- The sugarcane crop for the sustainable production of sugar and other cane derived products in Mauritius / Kassiap Deepchand -- The success and sustainability of the Brazilian sugarcane-fuel ethanol industry / H.V. Amorim, M. Gryschek, and M.L. Lopes -- The South African and southern African regions -- part I: sugarcane production / Barbara M. Muir [and others] -- The South African and southern African regions -- part II: sugarcane processing / Barbara M. Muir [and others] -- Pretreatment technologies for the conversion of lignocellulosic materials to bioethanol / Giovanna M. Aita and Misook Kim -- Sustainable production of energycane for bio-energy in the southeastern United States / Ryan Viator, Paul White, and Edward Richard, Jr. -- Sugar beet (Beta vulgaris L) as a biofuel feedstock in the United States / Lee Panella and Stephen R. Kaffka -- Opportunities and challenges of sweet sorghum as a feedstock for biofuel / Sarah E. Lingle -- Approaches to raw sugar quality improvement as a route to sustaining a reliable supply of purified industrial sugar feedstocks / John R. Vercellotti [and others] -- Enzymatic analysis of mannitol as a Leuconostoc mesenteroides deterioration marker in sugarcane and sugar beet factories / Gillian Eggleston, Jessica Gober, and Clay Alexander -- Sustainability of low starch concentration in sugarcane through short-term optimized amylase and long-term breeding strategies / Marvellous Zhou [and others] -- Value-added products for a sustainable sugar industry / Mary An Godshall -- Liquid sugars produced in sugar refineries: advantages of large central units serving the sustainable and competitive needs of the food industry / François Rousset -- The role of sugar beet pulp polysaccharides in the sustainability of the sugar beet industry / Arland Hotchkiss, Marshall Fishman, and LinShu Liu
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Sugarcane industry -- Environmental aspects
Ethanol fuel industry -- Environmental aspects
Biochemical markers.
Genetic engineering.
Sugars -- economics
Beta vulgaris
Animal Feed
Mannitol -- metabolism
Genetic Engineering
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Agronomy -- Crop Science.
Sugarcane industry -- Environmental aspects.
Africa, Southern.
Africa, Southern
Southern States
United States
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Form Electronic book
Author Eggleston, Gillian, 1963-
American Chemical Society. Division of Carbohydrate Chemistry
LC no. 2010048296
ISBN 9780841225992