January 04, 2008

ISU researchers ‘pave road’ for novel lignin applications

Researchers at the Iowa State University Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering are looking at ways to extend the longevity of Iowa’s road infrastructure by experimenting with lignin, a coproduct of lignocellulosic ethanol production, to see if it could be used as a viable soil stabilizing agent.

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Nice to see that researchers are looking to nature for solutions to our modern problems.

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