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• Another good reason to drink beer! Beer waste is fodder for producing liquid biofuels

Another good reason to drink beer! Beer waste is fodder for producing liquid biofuels

Anyone cracking open a cold beer is probably not considering the wastewater left over after the beer was brewed. But for Cornell researchers, that vinegary effluent is a scientific playground for devising ways to transform wastewater into biofuels. Methane from brewery waste Employing powerful genome sequencing tools, Cornell scientists led by Largus T. Angenent, associate […]