Program 154

AIRDATE:03/01/05

PROMO: From the Alberta Research Council's workshop on Critical Issues in Bio-Products Development, Dr. Yaman Boluk, Dr. John Frost, Dr. John Simonsen and Dr. Arthur Ragauskas talk about their research with cellulose that will fuel the new carbohydrate economy

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TITLE: Dr. Yaman Boluk, Senior Scientist, Forest Products Business Unit, Alberta Research Council
SUBJECT: #154 Critical Issues in Bio-Products Development
SYNOPSIS: With the price of petroleum and natural gas on an ever increasing incline, manufacturers are looking for cheaper sources for their chemical building blocks. And the answer could very well lie with the sugars or carbohydrates that lurk in our trees and wheat straw. Experts in the new field of bio products shared their experience and vision at a recent workshop at the Alberta Research Council.

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TITLE: Dr. John Frost, Professor of Chemistry, Michigan State University
SUBJECT: #154 Critical Issues in Bio-Products Development
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TITLE: Dr. John Simonsen, Associate Professor, Wood Science and Engineering, Oregon State University
SUBJECT: #154 Critical Issues in Bio-Products Development
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TITLE: Dr. Arthur Ragausais, Professor, Process Chemistry, Institute of Paper Science and Technology, Atlanta
SUBJECT: #154 Critical Issues in Bio-Products Development
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