Shanghai, October 11 November 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The first phase of the biodegradable plastic recycling industry project of Inner Mongolia Junzheng Chemical Co., Ltd. (Junzheng Group) started construction. The first phase of the 2×600 kta BDO and 2×1.0 MM tpa PBAT/PBS/PBT/PTMEG green recycling industry project is located in Wuda Industrial Park, Wuhai City, Inner Mongolia. China.
The plant will feature BDO technology from Koch Technology Solutions (KTS, formerly INVISTA Performance Technologies) and will have a single-line capacity of 300,000 tons per year, making it the largest single-stream acetylene BDO plant in the world to date.
“I am delighted to see our advanced technology being used again in the biodegradable plastics recycling industry to support China’s ‘Carbon Peak’ and ‘Carbon Neutral’ goals,” KTS President Adam Sackett Say. “This is the first time Ingenuity Group has used KTS’s BDO license. We are working together to create a more cost-effective BDO production line to reduce energy and raw material consumption, number of operators and floor space. Scale and energy efficiency of the biodegradable plastics industry.”
Zhang Haisheng, chairman and general manager of Junzheng Group, said, “The project meets the requirements of industry clean production standards in terms of energy conservation, safety, environmental protection, quality, and automation, and the energy consumption is lower than the domestic advanced level.”
Junzheng Group, KTS, Chengda (detailed design) held a project kick-off meeting April 2022. The entire project is scheduled to be completed by the end of 2023.
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