Ceramic Industry News

LignoTech Expansion to Boost Production, Quality

September 18, 2000
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
A $10.8 million capital improvement project recently completed at LignoTech USA, Inc. will reportedly boost production and provide customers with significantly higher quality lignin chemicals. LignoTech produces chemicals derived from lignin, a co-product of cellulose production at the adjacent Weyerhaeuser pulp and paper mill. The companies are working cooperatively to increase the supply of lignin, which had been limited to about 65,000 tons per year.

“With these upgrades, our new plant is now capable of producing up to 95,000 tons of lignin per year,” said Paul LaVanway, LignoTech president.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Ceramic Industry Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

April 2014 Issue Highlights

Our April 2014 issue is now available!

Podcasts

Sapphire: An Extreme Performer

Ian Doggett of Goodfellow and CI Editor Susan Sutton discuss the benefits and opportunities provided by industrial sapphire.

More Podcasts

Ceramic Industry Magazine

CI July 2014

2014 July

Our annual Data Book & Buyers' Guide is your best resource for suppliers of materials and equipment for the ceramic, glass, brick and related industries. Check it out!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

THE CERAMIC INDUSTRY STORE

M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\Ceramics Industry\handbook of advanced ceramics.gif
Handbook of Advanced Ceramics Machining

Ceramics, with their unique properties and diverse applications, hold the potential to revolutionize many industries, including automotive and semiconductors.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Directories

CI Data Book July 2012

Ceramic Industry's Directories including Components, Equipment Digest, Services, Data Book & Buyers Guide, Materials Handbook and much more!

STAY CONNECTED

facebook_40px twitter_40px  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40google+ icon 40px