Tag: IFP Energies nouvelles

Aromatics Ascending: IFP Energies Nouvelles, Axens to accelerate bio-BTX via Anellotech partnership

Aromatics Ascending: IFP Energies Nouvelles, Axens to accelerate bio-BTX via Anellotech partnership

December 17, 2015 |

Construction now complete on development, testing plant; installation to commence in search of cost-effective bio-based aromatics. In New York, Anellotech, IFPEN and Axens said they have completed construction on a fully-integrated development and testing plant, “TCat-8”, for the production of bio-based paraxylene, benzene, toluene, ortho-xylene and meta-xylene (BTX), from non-food sources. Anellotech is now ready […]

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Axens, IFP Energies nouvelles and Michelin partner to develop bio-butadiene process

Axens, IFP Energies nouvelles and Michelin partner to develop bio-butadiene process

November 12, 2013 |

In France, Axens, IFP Energies nouvelles and Michelin have announced the launch of a plant chemistry research partnership to develop and bring to market a process for producing bio-butadiene. They are also committed to laying the groundwork for a future bio-sourced synthetic rubber industry in France. This project is the BioButterfly process, which will cover […]

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