Tag: DME

BASF signs an MoU with Lutianhua

BASF and Sichuan Lutianhua Co., Ltd. (Lutianhua) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to co-develop a pilot production plant that will significantly reduce carbon emissions and increase energy efficiency in producing dimethyl ether (DME) from syngas compared to the traditional process.

Steel company to lead DME consortium

A consortium of eight companies, led by NKK Corp., a steel-maker and engineering firm, will establish DME International Corp., Tokyo, to commercialise and market dimethyl ether (DME) produced by a low-cost, direct synthesis technique, according to NKK, which is a 34% investor.