Air Liquide, Enerkem, Nouryon, the Port of Rotterdam and Shell are developing an advanced 'waste to chemicals' (W2C) plant in Rotterdam. The aim is that this will be the first plant of this type in Europe that make valuable chemicals and bio-fuels out of non-recyclable waste materials.
- Shell joins as equity partner with Air Liquide, Enerkem, Nouryon and the Port of Rotterdam.
- The proposed project in Rotterdam will be the first of its kind in Europe to make valuable chemicals and bio-fuels out of non-recyclable waste materials.
The World Economic Forum and the Forum of Young Global Leaders, in collaboration with Accenture Strategy, recognized Enerkem as one of the top 11 companies.