In turkey breast, 1% sodium levulinate
prevented bacterial growth for up to six weeks, while levels of 2% and 3% prevented growth for 12 weeks.
SucreSource has successfully piloted over 15 products such as biobutanol, ethanol, ethyl levulinate
, esters, acetates, xylitol, sorbitol, citric acid and many others.
monohydrate has been prepared and structurally characterized by room temperature X-ray diffraction technique.
According to the company, it also can be listed as water, glycerine, sodium levulinate
, sodium anisate.
Also discussed are combustion test results with alternative liquid fuels including biodiesel, straight vegetable oil, levulinates
derived from waste wood, coal-to-liquids fuels, and gas-to-liquid fuels.
Incitor's technology will allow biofuel production at about $2/gallon and also reduces the production cost of important industrial chemicals such as levulinates
, formates, and proprionates by about 80%.