Biorefining in a Circular Economy

The “Biorefinery Fact Sheet” and its Application to Wood Based Biorefining


Factsheets

The “Biorefinery Fact Sheet” and its Application to Wood Based Biorefining

The IEA Bioenergy Task 42 “Biorefining” with its 11 member countries (A, AUS, CA, DK, G, I, IR, J, NL, NZ, USA) has the following definition on biorefining: “Biorefining is the sustainable processing of biomass into a spectrum of bio-based products (food, feed, chemicals, and materials) and bioenergy (biofuels, power and/or heat)”.

Jungmeier – 2015 – The “Biorefinery Fact Sheet” and its Application to Wood Based Biorefining