Reactors (EX-proof)

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Service Provider:

Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant

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Type of Collaboration:Fee paying basisFunded collaborative projectJoint venturesNegotiable
What "non-technical" services relevant to scale-up does your organisation offer?:Technoeconomic Assessment


Asset Information:
Reactors (EX-proof)
Raw Material:
Biomass - any
Process Stage:
Separation Technologies
Biocatalytic conversions, Chemical conversions, Chemical or enzymatic pre-treatment, Chromatography, Crystallisation and precipitation, Evaporation, Extraction, Flocculation, Heterogeneous catalysis, Hydrolysis, Thermal or pressure pretreatment
Technology Area:
Chemical processing
Semi Pilot, Pilot, Demonstration
Additional Technical Information:
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

Green Chemistry equipment overview:
Glass lined, pressure proof and corrosion resistant reactors, coupled to a condenser and vacuum pump.

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 20 L
1 x 5 L
1 x 2 L
1 x 0.5 L
Auxiliary equipment (ATEX):

Green Chemistry examples:
Functionalisation of biopolymers and oligosaccharides
Esterification of fatty acids
Synthesis of oleochemicals
Chemical synthesis of biosurfactants

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