Green Chemistry

What we offer:

ATEX compliant installation and expertise for chemical processes:

  • Solvent evaporation and condensation
  • Zoning of the operational area to ATEX zone 2
  • Explosion protection on all electrical equipment: ExII2G T3
  • N2 inertisation and blanketing
  • Pressure proof from -1 to 9 bar

Types of processes:

  • Chemical synthesis reactions
  • Chemical conversion reactions
  • Chemical hydrolysis
  • Extractions

Green Chemistry equipment overview:

Glass lined, pressure proof and corrosion resistant reactors, coupled to a condenser and vacuum pump.

Properties:

  • Pressures up to 9 bar
  • Temperatures up to 200°C.
  • Vacuum down to 20 mbara

Reactor volumes (ATEX):

  • 1 x 5400 L
  • 1 x 1000 L
  • 1 x 500 L
  • 1 x 85 L
  • 1 x 7 L

Auxiliary equipment (ATEX):

  • Filter dryer (1900 L)
  • Conical dryer (980 L)
  • Bag filter
  • Filter press
  • Basket centrifuge (40 kg)
  • Continuous liquid-liquid extraction column 10 L/h

Green Chemistry examples:

  • Functionalisation of biopolymers and oligosaccharides
  • Esterification of fatty acids
  • Synthesis of oleochemicals
  • Chemical synthesis of biosurfactants

Relevant expertise:

ATEX zoning challenges the possibilities and freedom of operation. However, our team of experienced engineers and operators can always find a safe and workable approach.
Our team is ready to bring your product to the next level.

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