This could be huge, in a few years... Pilot-scale tests have proven successful and will be scaled up into a demonstration chemical plant soon.
"This is a great time to be in this field. As the price of oil increases, it gives opportunities to future engineers," said Huber. "It's up to the new generation to find solutions for the future."
--Robert Coolman, University of Massachusetts, Amherst,http://www.nsf.gov/discoveries/disc_summ.jsp?cntn_id=121256&org=NSF