Biobased Chemical Building Blocks

| January 16, 2018

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A chemical building block (CBB) is a molecule which can be converted to various secondary chemicals and intermediates, and, in turn, into a broad range of different downstream uses. The largest markets for biobased chemical building blocks are in the production of biobased polymers, lubricants and solvents.

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Elkem is one of the world’s leading producers of silicon-related advanced materials. The company is a fully integrated producer with operations throughout the silicon value chain from quartz to downstream silicone specialities as well as speciality ferrosilicon alloys and carbon materials. Headquartered in Norway, Elkem has a strong global footprint with about 6100 employees, 27 production plants, and reasearch centres in Norway, France and China.

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