2007 - Chemistry

DescriptionMayu Yamamoto of the International Medical Center of Japan, for developing a way to extract vanillin -- vanilla fragrance and flavoring -- from cow dung.
Reference"Novel Production Method for Plant Polyphenol from Livestock Excrement Using Subcritical Water Reaction" Mayu Yamamoto, International Journal of Chemical Engineering, 2008.
WinnersMayu Yamamoto