Idea Phase (15 January-3 April 2018)

Sustainable substitute for polystyrene foam / MDF / plastic foams / leather CHINAMPA - mycelium

We biomanufacture carbon footprint-free materials using agroindustry waste as raw material and fungus biology as a natural adhesive, creating a substitute material for different industry inputs such as polystyrene foam, foam rubber, softwood, leather, and others. The raw material production chain of most of our everyday items is unsustainable; we base our raw material on resources from non-renewable sources, we use ...more »

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Idea Phase (15 January-3 April 2018)

BIOFUEL PRODUCTION USING ORANGE PEELS

In large cities such as Mexico City, the production of urban solid waste is alarming, so the use of waste is of vital importance. In this project, we propose to recover orange peels to produce biodiesel and other products of commercial interest. To do this, the collected peels must be dried and pulverized to extract the oil with n-hexane. The process produces, in smaller quantities but with high economic value, D-limonene, ...more »

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Idea Phase (15 January-3 April 2018)

BIOFUEL PRODUCTION USING ORANGE PEELS

In large cities such as Mexico City, the production of urban solid waste is alarming, so the use of waste is of vital importance. In this project, we propose to recover orange peels to produce biodiesel and other products of commercial interest. To do this, the collected peels must be dried and pulverized to extract the oil with n-hexane. The process produces, in smaller quantities but with high economic value, D-limonene, ...more »

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