OPTimized conversion of residual wheat straw to bioISObutene for bio based CHEMicals

Optisochem Rvb

Project Description

The goal of OPTISOCHEM is to demonstrate the performance, reliability and environmental as well as socio-economic sustainability of the entire value chain from the conversion of surplus straw into bio-isobutene to two final chemical product platforms (oligomers, polyisobutylenes). The Energieinstitut is working to optimize the sustainability performance of the entire value chain.

Project Consortium

  1. Global Bioenergies
  2. Energieinstitut an der JKU Linz
  3. Clariant Produkte (Deutschland) GmbH
  4. Ineos Services Belgium
  5. Technip France SAS
  6. IBSB France

Project duration

01.06.2017 - 31.12.2022

Funding provider


Funding program

H2020 BBI Joint Undertaking
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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the grant agreement No 744330.


Project website: https://optisochem.eu/

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