Raw material options for carbon designs and materials samples include main components of lignicellulosics, namely cellulose, hemicellulose and lignin. They can be modified and processed further in order to obtain functionality and better processability if added-value in selected application(s) covers the increased costs. Description and current use in carbons made of our material options are summarized in table below. Also other components as well as side streams from bio-refineries or other sources of biomass can be considered. Additives can also be used if needed to obtain functionality or improved processability.
Table. Used materials and current carbon application examples.
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