Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today 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 be a flagship site, confirming competitiveness and sustainability of the sunliquid® technology at commercial scale thus supporting Clariant’s sunliquid® licensing business strategy.
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, and Enviral, the largest producer of bioethanol in Slovakia, today announced that they have signed a license agreement on sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol technology.
Very good combustion properties with a high degree of efficiency
Clariant honoured as one of the leading European companies in eco-innovation
Clariant prevailed against 276 competitors
Since its implementation, the partnership with Scania for the ethanol-powered trucks used at the Clariant Suzano plant has reduced CO2 emissions by approximately 90%
Total cost per liter of cellulosic ethanol competitive with current sugarcane ethanol price in Brazil
Clariant and Werner & Mertz collaborate
sunliquid prevailed against 14 competitors in the category Process Innovations
Clariant Produkte (Deutschland) among the 14 candidates.
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