To deal with the global plastic waste problem, at great deal of hope is placed in chemical recycling processes. But can the process hold up to these high expectations? An expert discussion at Achema Pulse addressed the potentials and challenges of the technology. PROCESS worldwide listened in on the session and summarized the most important statements for you.
Zhejiang Depei New Material Co. has finalized Sulzer’s separation technology for its new plant in Ningbo, Zhejiang province, China. The facility will produce plant-based L-lactide which is vital to obtain recyclable polylactic acid bioplastic.
The Dangote Refinery in Nigeria is expected to process 650’000 barrels of crude oil per day. With this project, the Dangote Group aims to meet the fuel demand in the country as well as become one of the leading global exporters of petrochemicals.
Sulzer’s innovative Cmist technology for natural gas dehydration is an alternative to conventional glycol contactors and will be installed at Exxon Mobil’s facility which is expected to start-up in the second half of 2020.
Sulzer GTC Technology has recently entered into an agreement with Sibur to provide licensed pyrolysis gasoline processing technologies for the modernisation of a benzene production unit at Sibur’s Kstovo olefins production plant in Russia.
Trennkolonnen aus Carbon- und Graphitwerkstoffen sind immer dann gefragt, wenn es um Temperatur- und Korrosionsbeständigkeit geht. Jetzt gibt es neue Einbauten aus Kohlenstofffaser-Verbundwerkstoffen, die zudem leichter, fester und noch temperaturbeständiger sind.
Sulzer Chemtech, one of the market leaders for separation and mixing technology, and SGL Group, a leading worldwide manufacturer of products made from carbon, are expanding their cooperation in the field of column internals based on SGL’s carbon fiber composite materials (CFC) going by the brand name Sigrabond.
Kontraktlogistik gilt allgemein als die hohe Kunst der logistischen Dienstleistungen. Zwei Beispiele aus dem Shared Logistics Center Immenstaad der Schenker Deutschland AG zeigen, wie groß die Effizienzpotenziale der Kontraktlogistik-Lösungen für Industrieunternehmen sein können.
The Nexring family of random column packing retains mechanical strength while exhibiting a lower pressure drop compared to standard packings, according to developer Sulzer, who is featuring the newly introduced product at its stand.