EnergoLesProm LLC concluded a General Agreement on Partnership with the Fraunhofer Institute for Environmental, Safety and Energy Technology UMSICHT. Within the framework of the agreement, the parties expressed interest in carrying out joint work in the field of thermochemical processing of biomass.
Experts of the Kazan company EnergoLesProm LLC have developed and tested a plant for processing and recycling of organic waste to obtain bio-oil and bio-char. The resulting bio-oil is of interest for use as a polyol component in the production of polyurethane foams (PUF).
According to preliminary joint studies on the replacement of the polyol component with bio-oil for the synthesis of polyurethane foam, the project is economically feasible, and a positive outlook for cooperation is expected.
Fraunhofer Institute of Environmental, Safety and Energy Technology UMSICHT aimes at advancing sustainable economies, environmentally friendly technologies and innovative approaches. The customers of Fraunhofer UMSICHT are industrial enterprises, service companies and public authorities. Together with them Fraunhofer UMSICHT develops and researches the latest know-how and transfers it into industrial applications and marketable products.
As one of 72 institutes of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Fraunhofer UMSICHT is part of a world-wide network and promotes international cooperation. Fraunhofer is the largest organization of applied research in Europe.
Energolesprom LLC is a Russian engineering company, a developer and supplier of technologies and equipment for the processing of biomass wastes into liquid fuels (bio-oil) and chemical products.
Energolesprom LLC has extensive experience in the field of development and implementation of equipment for processing biomass wastes, has the status of a participant in the Skolkovo foundation, a member of the Russian biofuel association and Bioenergetic technology platform. Experts of the company developed and tested the technology for processing biomass wastes.