07 June 2012 16:59 [Source: ICIS news]
TORONTO (ICIS)--Enerkem has begun producing cellulosic ethanol at a demonstration plant in ?xml:namespace>
The plant at Westbury, east of
“[The plant] allows us to confirm the process design of our proprietary methanol-to-ethanol technology for its deployment at Enerkem's full-scale commercial plants in
Enerkem has a thermochemical technology to convert municipal solid wastes - textiles, plastics, fibres, wood and other waste materials - into chemical-grade syngas to make methanol, ethanol and other chemical intermediates.
Enerkem said it built the Westbury plant with help from the
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