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02/12/2020

Construction of Clariant's sunliquid® plant in Romania on track for completion by the end of 2021
Clariant, a focused, sustainable and innovative specialty chemical company, today announced that it is making good progress with the construction of its sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol production plant in Podari, in the southwestern part of Romania.

22/10/2020

Clariant expands its team in Podari
The local Clariant team is expanding rapidly. Recently, 11 new employees joined the production team. In total, the local Clariant team consists now of 26 people.

16/09/2020

Ambassador of Switzerland to Romania visits the construction site of Clariant’s cellulosic ethanol plant in Podari, Dolj county
His Excellency Arthur Mattli said: „Clariant’s plant in Podari is an excellent example how agricultural residues in the Dolj region can be newly defined and can be turned into value. The project will therefore contribute to establish a new bio-based value chain based on agricultural residues.”

27/07/2020

Clariant and Eta Bio announce license agreement on sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol technology in Bulgaria
Clariant, a focused, sustainable and innovative specialty chemical company, and Eta Bio, a company of the Pavlovi family, running a leading business in the agricultural sector in Bulgaria, today announced that a license agreement for the sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol technology has been signed.

07/07/2020

Construction of Clariant’s sunliquid® plant in Podari is progressing well
Clariant, a focused, sustainable, and innovative specialty chemical company, is progressing well with the construction of its new production plant in Podari, Dolj county.

06/01/2020

Clariant and Anhui Guozhen and Chemtex announce license agreement on sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol technology in China
Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, and Anhui Guozhen Group, a Chinese green energy company, and Chemtex Chemical Engineering, a multinational engineering company, today signed a license agreement on sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol technology.

27/11/2019

Clariant and GETEC win dena Energy Efficiency Award 2019
The project partners Clariant and GETEC have won the highly prestigious Energy Efficiency Award from the German Energy Agency (dena) in the category "Concepts for increasing energy efficiency".

25/10/2019

Clariant has started the construction of the new sunliquid® plant in Podari/Romania
Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, organized two events in October dedicated to the media and the local community from Podari, thus marking the start of the construction of the plant.

24/10/2019

Clariant bioethanol plant in Podari enters new phase
Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, commenced construction works at the cellulosic bioethanol plant in Podari, Dolj county – the largest ongoing investment in the Craiova region.

20/09/2019

Clariant and ORLEN Południe announce license agreement on sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol technology
Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, and ORLEN Południe, a member of ORLEN Group, which is a leader in the fuels and energy markets and the largest player in Central and Eastern Europe, today signed a license agreement on sunliquid cellulosic ethanol technology.

05/09/2019

Advanced biofuels require a favourable legal framework in the EU

13/03/2019

Farmers from Oltenia and Clariant to partner for a cleaner environment

15/11/2018

Clariant Awarded for sunliquid® Technology
On 14 November, Clariant employee Markus Rarbach, Head of Business Line Biofuels & Derivatives, received the 2018 Meyer-Galow Prize for business chemistry, sponsored by the renowned Meyer-Galow Foundation and awarded by the German Chemical Society (GDCh).

12/09/2018

Groundbreaking for Clariant’s sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol plant in Romania

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