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Biodiesel production from sunflower, soybean, and waste cooking oils by transesterification using lipase immobilized onto a novel microporous polymer • Article
Bioresource Technology, Volume 100, Issue 6, March 2009, Pages 1983-1991 | Dizge, N.; Aydiner, C.; Imer, D.Y.; Bayramoglu, M.; Tanriseven, A.; Keskinler, B.

Comparison of aroma active and sulfur volatiles in three fragrant rice cultivars using GC-Olfactometry and GC-PFPD • Article
Food Chemistry, Volume 154, July 2014, Pages 1-6 | Mahattanatawee, K.; Rouseff, R.L.

Hydrolysis of lignocellulosic materials for ethanol production: a review • Article
Bioresource Technology, Volume 83, Issue 1, May 2002, Pages 1-11 | Sun, Y.; Cheng, J.

Biodiesel production: a review • Article
Bioresource Technology, Volume 70, Issue 1, October 1999, Pages 1-15 | Ma, F.; Hanna, M.A.

Structural features important for the RNA chaperone activity of zinc finger-containing glycine-rich RNA-binding proteins from wheat (Triticum avestivum) and rice (Oryza sativa) • Article
Phytochemistry, Volume 94, October 2013, Pages 28-35 | Xu, T.; Han, J.H.; Kang, H.

The pollution of the marine environment by plastic debris: a review • Review article
Marine Pollution Bulletin, Volume 44, Issue 9, September 2002, Pages 842-852 | Derraik, J.G.B.

Terpenes and polyacetylenes from cultivated Artemisia granatensis boiss (Royal chamomile) and their defensive properties • Article
Phytochemistry, Volume 94, October 2013, Pages 192-197 | Barrero, A.F.; Mar Herrador del Pino, M.; Portero, A.G.; Buron, P.A.; Arteaga, J.F.; Alquezar, J.B.; Diaz, C.E.; Coloma., A.G.

Biological effects of essential oils - A review • Review article
Food and Chemical Toxicology, Volume 46, Issue 2, February 2008, Pages 446-475 | Bakkali, F.; Averbeck, S.; Averbeck, D.; Idaomar, M.

Radical scavenging activity of various extracts and fractions of sweet orange peel (Citrus sinensis) • Article
Food Chemistry, Volume 94, Issue 1, January 2006, Pages 19-25 | Anagnostopoulou, M.A.; Kefalas, P.; Papageorgiou, V.P.; Assimopoulou, A.N.; Boskou, D.

Essential oils: their antibacterial properties and potential applications in foods-a review • Review article
International Journal of Food Microbiology, Volume 94, Issue 3, August 2004, Pages 223-253 | Burt, S.

Generalized linear mixed models: a practical guide for ecology and evolution • Review article
Trends in Ecology & Evolution, Volume 24, Issue 3, March 2009, Pages 127-135 | Bolker, B.M.; Brooks, M.E.; Clark, C.J.; Geange, S.W.; Poulsen, J.R.; Stevens, M.H.H.; White, J.S.S.

DPPH antioxidant assay revisited • Article
Food Chemistry, Volume 113, Issue 4, April 2009, Pages 1202-1205 | Sharma, O.P.; Bhat, T.K.

Global pollinator declines: trends, impacts and drivers • Review article
Trends in Ecology & Evolution, Volume 25, Issue 6, June 2010, Pages 345-353 | Potts, S.G.; Biesmeijer, J.C.; Kremen, C.; Neumann, P.; Schweiger, O.; Kunin, W.E.

Pretreatment technologies for an efficient bioethanol production process based on enzymatic hydrolysis: A review • Article
Bioresource Technology, Volume 101, Issue 13, July 2010, Pages 4851-4861 | Alvira, P.; Tomas-Pejo, E.; Ballesteros, M.; Negro, M.J.

Natural products as antimicrobial agents • Review article
Food Control, Volume 46, December 2014, Pages 412-429 | Gyawali, R.; Ibrahim, S.A.

Update on the environmental and economic costs associated with alien-invasive species in the United States • Article
Ecological Economics, Volume 52, Issue 3, February 2005, Pages 273-288 | Pimentel, David; Zuniga, Rodolfo; Morrison, Doug

The role of urban parks for the sustainable city • Article
Landscape and Urban Planning, Volume 68, Issue 1, May 2004, Pages 129-138 | Chiesura, A.

Urban green space, public health, and environmental justice: The challenge of making cities'just green enough' • Article
Landscape and Urban Planning, Volume 125, May 2014, Pages 234-244 | Wolch, J.R.; Byrne, J.; Newell, J.P.

Regulation of energy metabolism by long-chain fatty acids • Review article
Progress in Lipid Research, Volume 53, January 2014, Pages 124-144 | Nakamura, M.T.; Yudell, B.E.; Loor, J.J.

Low levels of tree retention do not mitigate the effects of clearcutting on ground vegetation dynamics • Article
Forest Ecology and Management, Volume 330, October 2014, Pages 67-74 | Johnson, S.; Strengbom, J.; Kouki, J.

A typology for the classification, description and valuation of ecosystem functions, goods and services • Article
Ecological Economics, Volume 41, Issue 3, June 2002, Pages 393-408 | de Groot, Rudolf S; Wilson, Matthew A; Boumans, Roelof M.J

Sources of stress in captivity • Article
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, Volume 102, Issue 3-4, February 2007, Pages 262-302 | Morgan, K.N.; Tromborg, C.T.

Features of promising technologies for pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass • Article
Bioresource Technology, Volume 96, Issue 6, April 2005, Pages 673-686 | Mosier, N.; Wyman, C.; Dale, B.; Elander, R.; Lee, Y.Y.; Holtzapple, M.; Ladisch, M.

Inhibition of anaerobic digestion process: A review • Review article
Bioresource Technology, Volume 99, Issue 10, July 2008, Pages 4044-4064 | Chen, Y.; Cheng, J.J.; Creamer, K.S.

Plant salt-tolerance mechanisms • Review article
Trends in Plant Science, Volume 19, Issue 6, June 2014, Pages 371-379 | Deinlein, U.; Stephan, A.B.; Horie, T.; Luo, W.; Xu, G.; Schroeder, J.I.