Tag: propylene

Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership welcomes Imtex Membranes to the region

Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership welcomes Imtex Membranes to the region

February 10, 2019 |

In Canada, the Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership announced that Imtex Membranes Corp. will be constructing a scaled demonstration site located within the Sarnia-Lambton Hybrid Chemistry Cluster. The demonstration site will showcase Imtex’s patented gas separation process called Permylene. Achieving a greater than 99.5% purification rate, Permylene helps extract chemicals such as ethylene, propylene, and butene from […]

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Sustainable acrylic acid process patented by Dioxide Materials

Sustainable acrylic acid process patented by Dioxide Materials

October 28, 2017 |

In Florida, Dioxide Materials was issued a patent for preparing a process for forming acrylic acid that does not use propylene as a feed stock. As described in the patent, shortcomings and limitations of existing processes are overcome by a process for the production of organic acids having at least three carbon atoms. The process […]

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New iron catalyst produce renewable ethylene and propylene

New iron catalyst produce renewable ethylene and propylene

February 22, 2012 |

In the Netherlands, researchers from the University of Utrecht teamed with scientists from Dow Chemical have produced ethylene and propylene using a new kind of iron catalyst made of nanoparticles that they developed. Products will not be biodegradable however, even though they are made from renewable resources.

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