Renewable Oils & Fats
Axens is present in the first-generation biodiesel market which involves vegetable oils through its Esterfip-HTM transesterification process. This is a highly efficient continuous and heterogeneous catalyzed process that produces high-quality diesel and glycerine while generating no waste products.
The second renewable lipids upgrading routes in which Axens is active consist of hydropocessing renewable lipids for the production high quality, paraffinic bio-jet fuel and biodiesel. For that purpose Axens is marketing its VeganTM process.