Glossary

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Anhydrous Fuel Ethanol
Used as a petrol additive.

Anhydrous Industrial Ethanol
Used in cleaning product formulas, by the chemical industry and for the manufacture of paints and varnishes.

ATR/ha 
Combined produtivicty index of the sugarcane fields, mesured by kilograms of TRS per hectare.

B

Base Oil
Raw material used to elaborate mainly lubricants and other products.

Brent
A type of sweet crude oil that is used as a benchmark for the prices of other crude oils.

C

Cogeneration
Power generation from sugarcane biomass.

Consecana
Sugarcane payment system by sucrose content, with voluntary participation, with technical criteria for evaluating the quality of the sugarcane delivered by agricultural producers to industries, which determines the price of this raw material.

D

E

Equivalent gas volumes
Otto-cycle volumes adjusted by the calorific power of the Ethanol.

F

FMV
"Fair Market Value"

G

H

Hydrous Ethanol Fuel
Direct fuel supply for vehicle engines.

Brazilian Standard Hydrous Ethanol
Intended for domestic use and for manufacturing ether.

Japanese Standard Hydrous Ethanol
Intended for the same uses as the Brazilian Standard, but this is a higher quality ethanol, more suited for export.

Korean Standard Hydrous Ethanol
Intended for the same uses as the Brazilian Standard, but this is an intermediate quality ethanol, which is also much in demand for export.

Hydrous Ethanol Hidratado Neutro
Used in the manufacture of alcoholic beverages, this product is obtained by means of a neutral mixture of ethanol and demineralized water, which yields a product of lower alcoholic content than the neutral hydrous ethanol.

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M

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O

Otto-cycle volumes
Sum of gasoline and ethanol volumes.

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Q

R

S

T

TCH
Produtivicty index of the sugarcane fields, mesured by Tonnes of Cane per Hectare.

TRS
"Total Sugar Recoverable". Produtivicty index of the sugarcane fields, mesured by kilograms of TRS per tons of sugarcane.

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V

VHP Sugar
"Very High Polarizated". Designated for the foreign market, its bulk composition enables customers to transform it into different types of consumable sugars.

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Conversion table

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