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Enerkem named finalist in the first round of the CCEMC Grand Challenge

In Canada, Enerkem announced that its project to convert carbon from industrial waste CO2 and natural gas into chemicals, such as propanol, propionic acid and acrylic acid, has been selected as a finalist in the first round of The Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation “Grand Challenge: Innovative Carbon Uses”. The Grand Challenge funds innovative […]

April 17, 2014 More

ZeaChem Begins Production of Cellulosic Chemicals and Ethanol

In Colorado, ZeaChem reports the production of commercial-grade cellulosic chemicals and ethanol at its 250,000 GPy biorefinery in Boardman, Oregon. ZeaChem’s demonstration facility is employing its C2  platform to produce cellulose-based ethanol and intermediate chemicals such as acetic acid and ethyl acetate. Through relatively simple processing adjustments, the ZeaChem platform technology can create C3 chemicals […]

March 14, 2013 More