24 January 2011 08:35 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Finnish biochemicals producer Chempolis said on Monday it has signed an agreement with paper maker Henan Yinge Industrial Investment to jointly build a 160,000 tonne/year biorefinery in China’s Henan province.
It would produce non-wood papermaking fibres and biochemicals using wheat straw as raw material, the statement added.
The statement did not provide details on the start date for construction or when the biorefinery was expected to come on stream.
Chempolis could not be immediately reached for comment.
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