UOP's renewables move

Chynoweth, Emma
November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 43, p30
Trade Publication
The article reports that UOP has established a business unit to accelerate the introduction of new technology for processing renewable energy sources in existing and new petroleum refineries. The company has already done pilot work on using vegetable oil with petroleum feedstock in a conventional fluid catalytic cracker. A second process under development is the production of diesel from biofeedstocks.


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