The Biobased Solutions international conference and exhibition
25-27 April 2017
Lille Grand Palais - France

Co-organised by

ASSOCIATION CHIMIE DU VÉGÉTAL (ACDV) Infopro Digital

In partnership with

INDUSTRIES & AGRO-RESSOURCES (IAR) CLUSTER

Sofiproteol’s technical visit

SOFIPROTEOL

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COMPANY NAME: Oleon / Novance, Sofiprotéol Group

FACTORY NAME: Sofiprotéol industrial site in Compiègne (Venette)

WEBSITE: Sofiproteol.com

FACTORY PRESENTATION:
Sofiprotéol industrial site in Compiègne:
This biorefinery, on a site of 7 hectares, brings together Sofiproteol’s subsidiaries specialised in oilseed processing, from rapeseed to end-users industrial products:
- Saipol is crushing rapeseed to produce vegetable oil and meal,
- Diester Industrie is producing biodiesel and glycerin,
- Novance and Oleon are transforming oils, fats and glycerin into various oleochemical products. The site has developed bio-lubricants, green polyols, coatings and other innovative products based on renewable raw materials.
The renewable molecules that are developed in Compiègne combine technological performance, safety-of-use and eco-friendly standards for industrial applications and end consumers.
Novance and Oleon offer a wide range of renewable products which can be used as alternatives to conventional petroleum-based products: food ingredients, solvents, emulsifiers, plasticisers, resins, lubricants, surfactants, chemical intermediates…

VISIT SCHEDULE:
Sofiprotéol’s oilseed biorefinery near Compiègne (north of Paris) brings together the group’s subsidiaries specialised in oilseed processing, from rapeseeds to end products : meals for feed and oils derivatives for renewable energy and chemistry.
Oleon and Novance have increased their R&D effort and have setup their main R&D team on this industrial site, to develop value added products bio-sourced from vegetable oils.