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Loop Industries, Inc.
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Loop Industries is an environmentally responsible manufacturer of Purified Terephthalic Acid (PTA) and Ethylene Glycol (EG), the fundamental chemical components used in manufacturing polyethylene terephthalate (PET). PET plastic is most commonly found in beverage bottles, consumer packaging and polyester fiber. Loop Industries' proprietary process sustainably converts waste plastics into high purity PTA and EG that can be used to create up to 100 percent recycled food grade PET resin. This commercial grade PET resin can be used in a variety of bottling, consumer packaging and other industrial applications.

United States Patent8,980,143
Loop , et al.

March 17, 2015
Biomass and waste plastics depolymerization machine and methods via supercritical water

Abstract
A method for transforming a selected polymeric material into a plurality of reaction products via supercritical water is disclosed. The method comprises: conveying the selected polymeric material through an extruder, wherein the extruder is configured to continuously convey the selected polymeric material to a supercritical fluid reaction zone; injecting hot compressed water into the supercritical fluid reaction zone, while the extruder is conveying the selected polymeric material into the supercritical fluid reaction zone so as to yield a mixture; retaining the mixture within the reaction zone for a period of time sufficient to yield the plurality of reaction products. The reaction zone may be characterized by a tubular reactor having an adjustably positionable inner tubular spear, wherein the tubular reactor and the inner tubular spear further define an annular space within the reaction zone, and wherein the mixture flows through the annular space and into a reaction products chamber.

Inventors:
Loop; Thomas E. (Seattle, WA), Flynn; James D. (Auburn, WA), Allan; Graham (Kenmore, WA), Van Swearingen; Steven C. (Edmonds, WA), Gaw; Kevin O. (Seattle, WA)

Applicant:
Loop; Thomas E.
Flynn; James D.
Allan; Graham
Van Swearingen; Steven C.
Gaw; Kevin O.

Seattle
Auburn
Kenmore
Edmonds
Seattle

WA
WA
WA
WA
WA

US
US
US
US
US

Family ID: 46491272
Appl. No.: 13/297,217
Filed: November 15, 2011

What is claimed is:

1. A method for transforming a selected polymeric material into a plurality of reaction products, the method comprising the steps of: conveying the selected polymeric material through an extruder so as to define a selected polymeric material flowstream, wherein the extruder is configured to continuously convey the selected polymeric material from an upstream inlet to a supercritical fluid reaction zone; injecting hot compressed water into the supercritical fluid reaction zone while the extruder is conveying the selected polymeric material flowstream into the supercritical fluid reaction zone so as to yield a mixture; retaining the mixture within the reaction zone for a period of time sufficient to yield the plurality of reaction products, wherein the reaction zone is defined by a tubular reactor having an inner tubular spear, wherein the tubular reactor and the inner tubular spear further define an annular space within the reaction zone, and wherein the mixture flows through the annular space; and expelling the plurality of reaction products out of the supercritical fluid reaction zone and into a reaction products chamber.



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31Groups present recycling technology research roadmap Posted on December 19, 20donpat-12/20/2018
30Components Technology Steering [graphic] Damper [graphic] Springs & stadonpat-12/19/2018
29Loop Industries and thyssenkrupp Sign Global Alliance Agreement to Transform thedonpat-12/19/2018
28[graphic] Dear Friends and Fellow Loop Industries (Nasdaq: LOOP) Shareholders, donpat-12/17/2018
27Loop and Coca-Cola LOOP INDUSTRIES ESTABLISHES MULTI-YEAR SUPPLY FRAMEWORK WITHdonpat-11/29/2018
26Loop Industries Endorses the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment – Helping Kedonpat-10/29/2018
25Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement. On October 9, 2018, Loop donpat-10/16/2018
24PEPSICO AND LOOP INDUSTRIES SIGN MULTI-YEAR SUPPLY AGREEMENT FOR LOOP BRANDED 10donpat-10/10/2018
23Indicator RSI and Stochastic oscillator are triggering bullish signal. Looking fAlejandroo Green-7/30/2018
22Loop Industries Expands into Cosmetics sector with L’Oréal Group Terrebondonpat-7/26/2018
21Loop Industries helps make Gatorade Gx packaging more sustainable July 24, 2018donpat-7/24/2018
20These 11 innovations will tackle the causes of ocean plastic pollution, not justdonpat-1/24/2018
19Loop Industries Announces Strategic Initiative to Support evian’s Commitment to donpat-1/24/2018
18Danone's Evian vows to use 100 percent recycled plastic in bottles by 2025 donpat-1/18/2018
17Evian/Danone Danone’s support and belief in the potential of Loop’s technology tdonpat-1/18/2018
16Loop Industries Announces Net Loss of $6.7 million for the Third Quarter 2018, idonpat-1/18/2018
15Loop Industries Announces Strategic Initiative to Support evian’s Commitment to donpat-1/18/2018
14Loop Industries Announces Uplisting to The NASDAQ Global Market November 20, 20donpat-11/20/2017
13Loop Industries Announces Agreement to Purchase Site for its First Manufacturingdonpat-10/4/2017
12Date: 9 September 2017 Sector: Telecommunications Services Industry: Integrated donpat-9/14/2017
11Ventix and Hatem Essadam (Essaddam) Effet de la micro-cellulose type I de Ventidonpat-7/16/2016
10Summary Loop Holdings Inc. focuses on depolymerizing waste plastics and convertdonpat-7/16/2016
9Hatam Essadam (Essaddam) The depolymerization technology underlying the businesdonpat-7/16/2016
8In connection with the Company appointment Mr. Contla Chief Financial Officer, tdonpat-7/8/2016
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