HNEI researchers developed effective control strategies for removal or conversion of contaminants present in product gas from biomass gasification.
Point Person: Scott Turn 
Papers & Proceedings:
- 2013, H. Cui, S.Q. Turn, V. Keffer, D. Evans, T. Tran, M. Foley, Study on the fate of metal elements from biomass in a bench-scale fluidized bed gasifier , Fuel, Vol. 108, pp 1-12.
- 2010, H. Cui, S.Q. Turn, V. Keffer, D. Evans, T. Tran, M. Foley, Contaminant Estimates and Removal in Product Gas from Biomass Steam Gasification , Energy Fuels, Vol. 24, Issue 2, pp 1222–1233.
- 2001, S.Q. Turn, C.M. Kinoshita, D.M. Ishimura, T.T. Hiraki, J. Zhou, S.M. Masutani, An Experimental Investigation of Alkali Removal from Biomass Producer Gas Using a Fixed Bed of Solid Sorbent , Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, Vol. 40, Issue 8, pp 1960-1967.