Chapter 2

Feedstocks for Aviation Biofuels

C.J. Chuck1, M. McManus2, M.J. Allen3 and S. Singh4,5,    1Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Bath, United Kingdom,    2Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Bath, United Kingdom,    3Plymouth Marine Laboratory, Prospect Place, The Hoe, Plymouth, United Kingdom,    4Joint Bioenergy Institute, Emeryville, CA, United States,    5Biomass Science and Conversion Technology Department, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, CA, United States

Abstract

The cost, availability, and sustainability of feedstocks are key to successfully producing aviation biofuels. There are numerous routes to aviation fuels, and as such, it is likely that multiple feedstocks will be used globally to ...

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