IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Southeast Asia :: Indonesia

Elevance, Wilmar commission Indonesian biorefinery

12:40 PM MDT | July 17, 2013 | Rebecca Coons

Elevance Renewable Sciences (Woodbridge, IL) and Wilmar International Limited announced today that they have begun shipping renewable chemicals from their previously announced joint venture biorefinery at Gresik, Indonesia. Located within Wilmar’s integrated Gresik ag complex, the $40-million,180,000 m.t./year plant is the first to deploy Elevance’s metathesis process for converting triglycerides and fatty acids found in natural oils into multifunctional esters, alpha and internal olefins, and oleochemicals. The Gresik plant will initially operate...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa