Researcher Aims to Create Biofuel from Pulp Waste
(CBC News) Lakehead University professor receives grant from Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
…Lakehead University professor Pedram Fatehi said he wants to generate environmentally friendly biofuels out of liquid waste produced by pulp mills — waste that’s usually burnt off or diverted to treatment plants.
“We are not utilizing them,” Fatehi said. “We are wasting them.”
The researcher recently received $120,000 from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council to work on the technology he is developing, which he said is the first of its kind in Canada. READ MORE