PSU, AdvanceBio partner for biomass research

By Staff
Pennsylvania State University has awarded a contract to Cincinnati-based AdvanceBio Systems LLC to supply a bench-scale hydrolyzer system for its shared fermentation facility at University Park, Pa. The equipment will be used for research, development and demonstration of technology related to the production of biomass-based fuels and chemicals from lignocelluosic feedstocks.

AdvanceBio is associated with AdvanceBio LLC, a firm that provides consulting services and technology to companies that are developing new projects in the biofuels industry and biochemical sector. The company will now collaborate with PSU for related research efforts.