Tag: vinasse

Indian researchers produce potash from vinasse

Indian researchers produce potash from vinasse

May 7, 2018 |

In India, the Times of India reports that researchers at the Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Institute have developed a method to extract potash from vinasse in an effort to help reduce the toxic waste streams of sugarcane processing and ethanol production. Roughly 8-15 liters of vinasse are produced from every liter of ethanol produced, […]

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Dedini add-on converts sugarcane vinasse to renewable power

Dedini add-on converts sugarcane vinasse to renewable power

[ 0 ] March 31, 2011 |

In Brazil, Dedini is now offering add-on portions for existing plants where they can break down vinasse into biogas and biomethane. Each have applications as fuel for the mill’s steam-powered boilers that generate electricity, which would allow mills to use bagasse that is normally burned for another purpose. Biomethane can also be used for vehicles […]

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Novasep Process, Danisco derive betaine from sugarbeet ethanol vinasse

Novasep Process, Danisco derive betaine from sugarbeet ethanol vinasse

[ 0 ] December 16, 2010 |

In Denmark, Novasep Process and Danisco announced the scale-up of an innovative process for the production of natural betaine. The plant will be the first to exploit a new extraction process using vinasse, a byproduct of sugar-beet-derived bioethanol. Its use will enable Danisco to substantially increase the availability of natural betaine, which is globally used […]

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