Biotechnology - a chance for Russia

The Russian Federation has unique opportunities for use of plant resources as raw materials for biotechnological production. Much of the oil and gas can be replaced by biofuels and chemicals from renewable raw materials. Stimulates the development of biotechnology agriculture and forestry, will give millions of new jobs.

Keywords: biotechnology, fuel ethanol, biodiesel, biodegradable polymers, chemicals from renewable raw materials, ethanol from syngas