Second Generation Biofuels and Biomaterials
Biomass is abundant raw-material for renewable fuels and products thereby offering new business opportunities to the forest products industry. Valmet has developed a family of sustainable and cost-effective processes to support these new value chains. Valmet can help customers to grow their revenues and profits while also reducing their carbon footprint, without interfering with food or feed production chains
Lignin is finding new high-value, low-carbon ways to replace fossil-based chemicals
Stora Enso, which has the strategy of being the Renewable Materials Company, is leading the way in developing new qualities of kraft lignin. This renewable raw material has big potential to substitute for less environmentally friendly polymers in a wide range of applications.
Clariant progressing with Valmet Pretreatment BioTrac™ for 2nd generation bioethanol production in Romania
Clariant, a focused, sustainable and innovative Swiss specialty chemicals company, is moving closer to start-up of its commercial scale cellulosic ethanol plant in Podari in southwest Romania.
Valmet to supply feeding system for the new Red Rock Biofuel’s biorefinery in Lakeview, Oregon, United States
Valmet will supply a pressure plug screw feeder system to IR1 Group LLC for the Red Rock Biofuel’s biorefinery under construction in Lakeview, Oregon, U.S.A.