The 50 Sustainability and Climate Leaders is a project led by the international business community to respond to the challenges of climate change. The documentary series will showcase the leadership demonstrated by companies in this area as well as the solutions that they have created to drive key changes in industry.

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering and develops pumping, agitation, separation, mixing, processing and application technologies. The 50 Sustainability and Climate Leaders documentary on Sulzer focuses on how it is leveraging its expertise in the processing as well as transportation of liquids and gases to help make our lives more sustainable.

The documentary highlights Sulzer’s wastewater processing technologies, which are among the most efficient on the market, designed to reduce the impact of untreated wastewater on the environment. These solutions deliver the twin benefit of improved resource management and water quality.

The repurposing of plastic is another key topic. The documentary features Sulzer Chemtech’s work with Quantafuel, which provides an advanced chemical separation solution for the recycling of lower value plastic waste by turning it into feedstock for the chemical industry. This allows for the production of feedstock for making new plastics from waste plastic that could not previously be recycled.

Furthermore, the documentary explores Sulzer’s collaboration with Worn Again, which aims to extract cellulose and polyethylene terephthalate (PET) fibres from fabrics and textiles to deliver high quality recycled PET and cellulose. The technology has received great interest from the textiles industry, as it minimizes its environmental impact.

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Sulzer Management Ltd


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Group Head of External Communications

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Sulzer Management Ltd


  • Sulzer Chemtech supports Quantafuel’s sustainable downstream plant
    October 30, 2019
    It may be difficult to imagine that the empty, non-recyclable plastic container you are about to throw away could be turned into car fuel. Yet, this is exactly the idea behind Quantafuel’s latest solution. To succeed in building the revolutionary plant to achieve this, the company chose Sulzer and its advanced separation technologies to deliver vital components for this ground-breaking solution.

  • Turning plastic waste into fuel
    All around the world, people are researching new approaches to deal with plastics in a more sustainable manner. For the project of building a revolutionary plant converting plastics into fuel, the Norwegian start-up Quantafuel chose Sulzer as a partner.

  • Fresh water for people in a desert city
    June 30, 2020
    The water transmission system for Riyadh, the capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is one of the largest of its kind. With a new major pipeline, the people of the desert city will receive another means of reliable freshwater supply. Sulzer provides custom-built pumps to transport the water to its destination.

  • Water and wastewater
    Sulzer offers a broad range of pumps and related equipment for water production and transportation as well as wastewater collection and treatment for municipalities and industries. Our expertise also includes separation technologies, and services on rotating equipment.

  • Sulzer Chemtech launches new Global Bio-based and Renewables application development team
    May 05, 2020
    Sulzer Chemtech has announced the creation of a new global Bio-based and Renewables application development team. This will lead innovation for the conversion of renewable feedstocks into oleo-chemicals, biofuels, bio-chemicals and bio-polymers. It will also support the development of cutting-edge solutions for plastic recycling. This will be achieved by delivering advanced, fully customizable separation technologies, mass transfer and polymerization solutions for businesses interested in developing or producing sustainable materials. This further strengthens Sulzer’s commitment to drive innovation and early adoption of green and recycling technologies within the chemicals processing and manufacturing sectors.
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