NEWSWIRETODAY Press Release& Newswire Distribution | HOME
MOST TRUSTED NEWSWIRE PRESS RELEASE DISTRIBUTION
PRTODAY / NewswireToday press release distribution service network
Agency / Source: ANDRITZ AG

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Klabin Successfully Starts Up the World’s First Commercial-grade, Concentrated Sulfuric Acid Plant in A Pulp Mill - Klabin has successfully started up a sulfuric acid plant supplied by ANDRITZ at its Ortigueira/PR plant in Brazil - Klabin.com.br / ANDRITZ.com
Klabin Successfully Starts Up the World’s First Commercial-grade, Concentrated Sulfuric Acid Plant in A Pulp Mill

 

NewswireTODAY - /newswire/ - Graz, Australia, 2022/10/06 - Klabin has successfully started up a sulfuric acid plant supplied by ANDRITZ at its Ortigueira/PR plant in Brazil - Klabin.com.br / ANDRITZ.com. Reuters: ANDR.VI

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Heavy Machinery / Handling Solutions Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

• ANDRITZ sustainable technologies enable production of commercial-grade sulfuric acid from the mill’s odorous gases, making the mill self-sufficient in sulfuric acid
• The plant is part of the ANDRITZ CircleToZero product portfolio that focuses on eliminating unused side streams, creating new added-value products and laying the foundation for zero emissions and zero waste production

The plant is a world first and has the capacity to produce 150 tons of commercial-grade sulfuric acid per day from concentrated odorous gases and elemental sulfur. It serves the pulp lines at Klabin's Puma Unit and makes the site completely self-sufficient in sulfuric acid by recycling sulfur from the waste streams.

The sulfuric acid plant helps Klabin (klabin.com.br) to control the sodium and sulfur (Na/S) balance and also the sulfidity of the mill. In addition, less sulfate will now be discharged due to the optimized Na/S balance, hence improving the efficiency of input use at the Ortigueira plant. Furthermore, there is no need in future to transport hazardous inputs such as sulfuric acid to the plant and the unit also optimizes resources overall, with a large reduction in transportation volume. As the sulfuric acid plant meets stringent air emission limits, the process significantly improves the overall footprint of the Ortigueira mill.

Klabin's Director of Projects and Engineering, João Antônio Braga, says "Operation of the sulfuric acid plant at the Puma Unit, Ortigueira, represents a significant advance in the circularity of the installation. The new plant allows the Puma Unit to be self-sufficient in sulfuric acid, with the additional option of selling any excess production to the market. This innovative technology, a first in this industry worldwide, supports our efforts to optimize productivity and is an important milestone in our ambition to achieve our sustainability goals.”

Klabin's Manager of Projects, Recovery and Utilities, Walter de Oliveira, adds "The quality parameters are being met and the sulfuric acid is being used successfully in several operations at the plant, replacing the commercial acid we were using before. Besides optimizing resources, installation of the plant brings greater independence because we do not have to rely on an external supplier for our sulfuric acid needs.”

The ANDRITZ scope of supply included technologies on EPCC basis for handling elemental sulfur, combustion of sulfur and concentrated non-condensable gases (CNCG) to form sulfur dioxide (SO2), and conversion of sulfur dioxide into concentrated sulfuric acid, as well as a flue gas treatment system.

Sulfuric acid plants are part of the company's CircleToZero initiative, which includes technologies that aim to reduce and/or eliminate waste from pulp mills. This global initiative for pulp and paper customers brings the continuous development and improvement of existing ANDRITZ technology solutions together with an ambitious, future innovation goal: to eliminate unused side streams, create new value-added products, and establish a foundation for zero emissions and zero waste production.

About ANDRITZ GROUP

International technology group ANDRITZ (andritz.com) offers a broad portfolio of innovative plants, equipment, systems, services and digital solutions for a wide range of industries and end markets. ANDRITZ is a global market leader in all four of its business areas Pulp & Paper, Metals, Hydro, and Separation. Technological leadership, global presence and sustainability are the cornerstones of the group’s strategy, which is focused on long-term profitable growth. The publicly listed group has around 27,400 employees and over 280 locations in more than 40 countries.

About ANDRITZ PULP & PAPER

ANDRITZ Pulp & Paper provides sustainable technology, automation, and service solutions for the production of all types of pulp, paper, board and tissue. The technologies and services focus on maximum utilization of raw materials, increased production efficiency, lower overall operating costs as well as innovative decarbonization strategies and autonomous plant operation. Boilers for power generation, flue gas cleaning systems, various nonwoven technologies, panelboard (MDF) production systems, as well as recycling and shredding solutions for numerous waste materials also form a part of this business area. State-of-the-art IIoT technologies as part of Metris digitalization solutions complete the comprehensive product offering.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Heavy Machinery / Handling Solutions Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: ANDRITZ AG

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick NewswireToday Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]  / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Heavy Machinery / Handling Solutions articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Klabin Successfully Starts Up the World’s First Commercial-grade, Concentrated Sulfuric Acid Plant in A Pulp Mill

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name NewswireToday and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
Sulfuric Acid Plant | ANDRITZ Pulp & Paper
Contact: Michael Buchbauer - ANDRITZ.com 
+43(316) 501 0 michael.buchbauer[.]andritz.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any ANDRITZ AG securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Heavy Machinery / Handling Solutions via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From ANDRITZ AG / Company Profile


Read Heavy Machinery / Handling Solutions Most Recent Related Newswires:

ANDRITZ to Supply Key Components for Broke Handling to Sappi Austria, Gratkorn Mill
ANDRITZ Receives Follow-up Order from Xuan Mai Paper, Vietnam
Voith Successfully Starts Up World's Largest Kraftliner Machine for SCA in Obbola
ANDRITZ Expands its Range of C-Press Screw Presses for Efficient Dewatering
ANDRITZ to Present its Innovative Nonwovens and Textile Solutions At ITME 2022
Voith's XcelLine Paper Machine Nominated for German Sustainability Award
Renaissance Textile Successfully Starts Up the First Textile Recycling Line in France Delivered by ANDRITZ
Klabin Successfully Starts Up New Gasification Plant Supplied by ANDRITZ
ANDRITZ Oy and LUT University Open New Fiber Research Laboratory in Lahti, Finland
ANDRITZ Acquires the ĐURO ĐAKOVIĆ TERMOENERGETSKA POSTROJENJA D.o.o. to Strengthen its Position for Renewable Energy Equipment
ANDRITZ to Install Metris Predictive Maintenance System At Welspun Advanced Material
Caterpillar Expands Construction Industries Portfolio with Four Battery Electric Machines
ANDRITZ to Supply Complete OCC Line to Minhan Paper, Vietnam
ANDRITZ Introduces Performing Technology Solutions At MIAC
Shanying Suzhou Paper Commissions Voith to Supply Two XcelLine Paper Machines for the Production of Corrugating Medium

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit LEDtronics, Inc.

Visit  JobsWare.com





 
  ©2022 NewswireToday — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com newswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are proudly NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)