Tag: Clariant

Global Bioenergies and Clariant team on bio-based polymer for cosmetic creams and lotions

Global Bioenergies and Clariant team on bio-based polymer for cosmetic creams and lotions

January 3, 2018 |

In France, Global Bioenergies and Clariant announced the development of a new bio-based polymer for cosmetic creams and lotions, which is derived from renewable isobutene. Developed with Global Bioenergies’ sugar-based isobutene, Clariant’s new ingredient is a rheology modifier that influences formulation viscosity and achieves specific sensorial and texturizing properties for creams and lotions. It contains more […]

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Now deploying at commercial scale: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Clariant’s sunliquid cellulosic ethanol technology

Now deploying at commercial scale: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Clariant’s sunliquid cellulosic ethanol technology

November 29, 2017 |

Clariant’s sunliquid technology for the conversion of lignocellulosic biomass into sugars, followed by fermentation to cellulosic ethanol, is flexible to be used to convert different feedstocks on a regional basis, for example corn stover in North America, bagasse in South America or wheat straw in Europe and can be adapted to various plant concepts. The […]

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Clariant looking for licensing partners in China to tap 2G market

Clariant looking for licensing partners in China to tap 2G market

November 7, 2017 |

In China, Clariant is looking for local partners to license its sunliquid advanced biofuel technology in the country to help reach the E10 blending mandate set for 2020 with an eye on advanced biofuels for 2025. In addition, the government wants to see a 50,000 metric ton per year advanced biofuel demonstration facility set up, […]

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Clariant to invest in new 50,000 ton Romanian sunliquid® plant

Clariant to invest in new 50,000 ton Romanian sunliquid® plant

October 31, 2017 |

In Romania, Clariant announced the approval by the Board of Directors to invest in a new full-scale commercial plant for the production of cellulosic ethanol from agricultural residues using its sunliquid® technology. The new plant, with an annual production capacity of 50,000 tons, will be built in the southwestern part of Romania. The facility will […]

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Clariant to build flagship cellulosic ethanol plant in Romania: 8-figure sales potential envisioned

Clariant to build flagship cellulosic ethanol plant in Romania: 8-figure sales potential envisioned

October 31, 2017 |

In Germany, Clariant’s board has approved investment in a new full-scale commercial plant for the production of cellulosic ethanol from agricultural residues using its sunliquid technology. The new plant, with an annual production capacity of 50.000 tons, will be built in the southwestern part of Romania. The facility will be a flagship site, confirming competitiveness […]

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Slovakia’s Enviral licenses Clariant’s sunliquid technology

Slovakia’s Enviral licenses Clariant’s sunliquid technology

September 18, 2017 |

In Germany, Enviral has acquired a license to use Clariant’s sunliquid technology as part of its goal to realize a full scale commercial cellulosic ethanol plant for the commercial production of cellulosic ethanol from agricultural residues. This new plant will be owned and operated by Enviral and is planned to be integrated into the existing […]

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Clariant cellulosic ethanol donation: 1,000 Malagasy Families Cooking Safer, Cleaner

Clariant cellulosic ethanol donation: 1,000 Malagasy Families Cooking Safer, Cleaner

June 11, 2017 |

In Germany, Clariant and Project Gaia announced the donation of approximately 24m3 of cellulosic ethanol from Clariant’s pre-commercial sunliquid plant in Straubing, Germany to a commercial ethanol cooking program in Madagascar, run by Project Gaia’s partner, Clean Cooking Madagascar (CCM). The donation will provide a month’s worth of cooking fuel for 1,000 Malagasy families. The […]

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Clariant sales jump sharply in Q1 2017 

Clariant sales jump sharply in Q1 2017 

April 30, 2017 |

In Germany, Clariant announced Q1 2017 sales of CHF 1.602 billion compared to CHF 1.478 billion in the first quarter of 2016. This corresponds to an increase of 9 % in local currency and 8 % in Swiss francs. The sales growth was driven by higher volumes across all Business Areas and increased by 3 […]

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Clariant launches new generation of reforming catalysts with ReforMax LDP Plus

Clariant launches new generation of reforming catalysts with ReforMax LDP Plus

March 19, 2017 |

In Germany, Clariant has launched of a new generation of high-performance catalysts for the steam reforming process in the production of hydrogen, ammonia and methanol. The new ReforMax 330 LDP Plus and ReforMax 210 LDP Plus catalysts are designed with a unique and innovative 8-hole flower-like configuration that ensures an extremely low pressure drop in […]

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Hi-performance tech package: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Clariant’s sunliquid process

Hi-performance tech package: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Clariant’s sunliquid process

December 1, 2016 |

Clariant’s sunliquid technology for the conversion of lignocellulosic biomass into sugars, followed by fermentation to cellulosic ethanol, is flexible to be used to convert different feedstocks on a regional basis, for example corn stover in North America, bagasse in South America or wheat straw in Europe and can be adapted to various plant concepts. The production […]

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