Feedstock Costs

“Low cost feedstock” is a common term in the bioeconomy, with many simply equating this to “waste”. Large renewable energy and biochemical consulting firms certainly have experts in feedstocks, as well as the more common areas like biofuels and renewable fuels, biomaterials, biomass and biomass power, and bio technologies.  These larger consulting groups, normally also…

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Low Cost Feedstocks

“Low cost feedstock” is a common expression in the emerging bioeconomy. Years ago, restaurants paid to ship out the waste cooking oils and greases.  Today those restaurants sell these wastes and greases to the markets.  So, what are low profit feedstocks?   Is a waste material that is sold really “waste”, especially in light of the…

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