Intermediate pyrolysis of biomass

A. Hornung*

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A comparison of fast and intermediate processes is given. New developments in technology are described for intermediate pyrolysis and an advanced integrative combination of biomass based processes is proposed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBiomass combustion science, technology and engineering
EditorsLasse Rosendahl
Place of PublicationCambridge (UK)
Number of pages15
ISBN (Electronic)978-0-85709-743-9
ISBN (Print)978-0-85709-131-4
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2013

Publication series

NameWoodhead Publishing series in energy
ISSN (Print)2044-9364
ISSN (Electronic)2044-9372


  • combined heat and power (CHP)
  • fast
  • gasification
  • haloclean
  • intermediate
  • pyroformer
  • pyrolysis
  • slow


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  • Fast pyrolysis of biomass for the production of liquids

    Bridgwater, A., Mar 2013, Biomass combustion science, technology and engineering. Rosendahl, L. (ed.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 130–171 42 p. (Woodhead Publishing series in energy).

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