Bio-based Chemicals

Since 2015, SunCoal has been developing its Biorefinery Technology for the conversion of lignocellulosics to bio-based platform chemicals which can be used in material applications in the chemical industry. Suitable feedstocks are hydrolysates, carbohydrates or sugars. Bio-based chemicals produced by SunCoal’s Biorefinery Technology can range in price from 500 – 1,500 USD/ton.

5-HMF / FDCA

Experience with lignocellulosic biomass like hydrolysate, sugar solutions, C6 sugar, etc.
Application as an educt for sustainable PEF plastics, resins, pharmaceuticals, etc.

Furfural

Experience with lignocellulosic biomass like hydrolysate, sugar solutions, C5 sugar, etc.
Application as an educt for Poly-THF, resins, etc.