Patent Number: 8,492,128

Title: Processing biomass

Abstract: Biomass (e.g., plant biomass, animal biomass, and municipal waste biomass) is processed to produce useful products, such as fuels. For example, systems are described that can use feedstock materials, such as cellulosic and/or lignocellulosic materials, to produce ethanol and/or butanol, e.g., by fermentation.

Inventors: Medoff; Marshall (Brookline, MA)

Assignee: Xyleco, Inc.

International Classification: C12P 7/10 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-07-23 0:00:00