NEWS – Candelilla Institute approves pilot plant project

Ends CIQA Project for Optimizing Candelilla Wax Removal.
OCT. 31/2005

Candelilla Institute has decided to go ahead with the basic engineering for the design of a pilot plant based on solvent extraction, for the production of high purity Candelilla wax.

The decision is made after evaluating the economic feasibility of an industrial plant based on this technology, which has shown positive results.

The project will be carried out in collaboration with the Research Center in Applied Chemistry (Centro de Investigación en Química Aplicada-CIQA in Spanish)

The project activities will be initiated as soon as the financing arrangements are completed.

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