Rentech and UOP Form Alliance for Deployment of Clean Synthetic Fuels and Chemicals Technologies
Thursday June 19, 9:00 am ET
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rentech, Inc. (AMEX:RTK - News) today announced that it has formed an alliance with UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, to jointly offer the companies’ respective technologies for the commercial production of synthetic fuels, specialty waxes and chemicals.
The non-exclusive agreement aligns Rentech’s proprietary process to convert synthesis gas from biomass and fossil resources into hydrocarbons with UOP’s hydrocracking and hydrotreating technologies that process and upgrade hydrocarbons into ultra-clean synthetic fuels, specialty waxes and chemicals.
“This alliance between Rentech and UOP provides a one-stop solution to developers of commercial synthetic fuels facilities worldwide for synthesis gas conversion and product upgrading,” said Richard Penning, Executive Vice President of Commercial Affairs for Rentech.