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Working with Albemarle, a leading specialty chemical company, Biosynthetic Technologies is now operating a continuous flow demonstration plant in Baton Rouge, LA. The demonstration plant incorporates all aspects of a full-scale commercial manufacturing plant, and validates the manufacturing process that has been engineered and designed by Albemarle and Jacobs Engineering.

The engineering for the full-scale commercial plant is currently underway.  The commercial plant offers a very energy efficient continuous flow design that limits byproducts to glycerin and a small amount of water.  This cutting edge design will drastically minimize production costs enabling Biosynthetic Technologies to offer these biosynthetic base oils at prices competitive with existing petroleum-based synthetics.