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Inside this Issue:
Pg 3: Xing Xin reports on pyrolysis bio-oil yields following acid washing and torrefaction pretreatments.
Pg 5: Eija Alakangas details standardization of biomass and bioenergy by Working Group 41 under CEN Technical Committee 19
Pg 7: Ferran de Miguel Mercader explains the comprehensive New Zealand Biofuels Roadmap using Bioenergy Value Chain Model
Pg 10: Martijn Vis discusses a Sustainability and Lifecycle Assessment (LCA) of pyrolysis oil production and applications
Pg 13: Kristin Onarheim announces the 4REFINERY Project for biomass liquefaction productivity and co-processing in refineries
Pg 15: Mariefel Olarte explains the new ASTM Standard D3148-17A, for carbonyl content determination in pyrolysis oil
Pg 18: Henrik Wiinikka demonstrates Green Carbon Black, a bio-product made from conversion of pyrolysis bio-oil
Pg 20: Useful links to Upcoming Task 34 Events, pyrolysis and liquefaction resources, and the updated Task 34 Webpage