Scientists look to tobacco as a poten...

Scientists look to tobacco as a potential biofuel

There are 2 comments on the The Plain Dealer story from Mar 26, 2010, titled Scientists look to tobacco as a potential biofuel. In it, The Plain Dealer reports that:

Some researchers say an age-old cash crop long the focus of public health debate could be used to help solve the nation's energy crisis, by genetically modifying the tobacco leaf for use as a biofuel.

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Dallas, TX

#1 Mar 26, 2010
Well I'd rather keep on smoking it. Anthe way the government has already taxed it. It would cost taxpayers there other arm and leg to afford it
just candid


#2 Apr 24, 2010
Growing tobacco is VERY hard on the soil. It's not a cheap crop to grow.

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