Competence Center NGP² Biorefinery

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Flexible unit operations for circular processes

Modular equipment for technical conversion of biomass into chemicals

  • Reactors for biomass conversion (50 L, batch and continuous, up to 25 bar/200 °C)
  • Fermenter (100 L, batch and continuous, up to 10 bar)
  • Filtration, membrane separation, extraction, crystallization, chromatography, distillation

Online process monitoring of

Concentrations by

  • UV-Vis-, nIR-, mIR spectroscopy
  • Raman spectroscopy
  • NMR spectroscopy

particle size and morphology by

  • Scattering and inline video

Ready for

  • ATEX or GMO operation,
  • 24/7 operation if necessary,
  • Industry 4.0 and model-predictive control

Unit Operations