Fungal degradation of lignin

Lignin is the most abundant aromatic compound on earth, and is second only to cellulose in its contribution to living terrestrial biomass. By using fungi to degrade lignin, a multitude of chemicals can potentially be used for fuel and industrial purposes.

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8. Wood based bio-fuels are one form of energy that is renewable

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8.7 Co-products in biofuel production use lignin in many ways.