Decomposing wood chips

Fred Wright fwright at
Wed Feb 7 18:00:55 EST 1996

innesst at (Steve Innes) wrote:
> I am looking for a way to tourn wood chips completely into carbon dioxide 
> and water without incinerating.
> At present I am using acid digestion, but am still left with sugars and 
> starches.
> Any suggestions for any chemical or biological process would be greatly 
> appreciated. The only restriction is that the process must be completed
> or at least mostly done in 2 days.
> Thanks
> Steve Innes
> innesst at
When you're left with lemons, make lemonade!

How much chips, a one-time problem or a continuing one?

Why not ferment them and distill ethanol?

fwright at

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