April 18, 2014

Sen. Johanns urges FDA to reconsider proposed animal feed rule

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Coproducts, Business, PolicySen. Mike Johanns, R-Neb., has written Margaret Hamburg, commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, urging the FDA to exempt distillers grain, raw agricultural commodities, and other products from a proposed rule impacting feed producers. READ MORE

April 16, 2014

In Depth: Corn Oil Removal Impacts Carbon Accounting

BY James RammFound In:Coproducts, PolicyManaging carbon intensity values under California’s LCFS. READ MORE

April 15, 2014

Opinion: Prepare for Upcoming Flowability Challenges

BY Kurt RosentraterFound In:CoproductsDistillers grains flowablity is a complex problem, affected by factors an ethanol plant can control and some it cannot. Kurt Rosentrater writes that the most important step to improve flowablity is to minimize variability. READ MORE

April 14, 2014

In Depth: Biodiesel: Coming Soon to an Ethanol Plant Near You

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Markets, CoproductsThe concept of co-locating biodiesel production at ethanol plants is finally taking shape. READ MORE

April 11, 2014

In Depth: Optimizing for More Oil

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Coproducts, BusinessWith corn oil extraction widely implemented, the ethanol industry turns to improving yields and efficiency. READ MORE

April 09, 2014

In Depth: Ready Markets Soak Up Corn Oil

BY Chris HansonFound In:Markets, CoproductsDistillers corn oil, produced at the majority of ethanol plants today, is in high demand. READ MORE

April 08, 2014

In Depth: Beyond Corn Oil Extraction

BY Holly JessenFound In:Coproducts, BusinessA new corn oil technology developed by a fluid purification company offers multiple coproducts, improved ethanol yield and water balance, and other benefits. READ MORE

March 31, 2014

Axens, Total and IFPEN launch ethanol-to-ethylene technology

BY Axens Found In:Coproducts, BusinessAxens, Total and IFP Energies nouvelles have launched Atol, an innovative technology for bioethylene production through dehydration of bioethanol. The resulting bioethylene can be integrated in existing downstream polymerization installations. READ MORE

March 28, 2014

Agenda set for 2014 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo

BY BBI International Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyProduced by BBI International, the agenda for the 30th annual International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo includes more than 140 speakers and four highly informative track sessions. READ MORE