What is claimed:
1. A method of modifying thermoplastic properties of lignin rich biomass to reduce agglomeration during any subsequent pyrolysis, said method comprising:
(a) providing a lignin rich biomass and(b) treating the lignin rich biomass with an alkali metal hydroxide or an alkaline earth metal hydroxide under conditions effective to reduce agglomeration, during...
This application claims the benefit of U.S. Provisional Patent Application Ser. No. 62/297,605, filed Feb. 19, 2016, which is hereby incorporated by reference in its entirety.