Downstream oleochemicals

Separation or purification of downstream oleochemicals

High purity or concentrated fatty alcohols, fatty amines, fatty amides and other downstream oleochemicals are of rising demand.

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The majority of the downstream oleochemicals are concentrated/purified using thermal separation processes such as distillation. As an expert in thermal separation processes, Sulzer has developed unique hybrid processes using combinations of its most advanced separation know-how.