Korean SK Innovation Co., Ltd. to Produce 1,3 butadiene in cooperation with LanzaTech
CHEMMONITOR.COM - Korean oil company SK Innovation Co., Ltd. together with fuels and chemicals firm LanzaTech are going to start the manufacturing of 1,3 butadiene. For that, the parties intend to develop a new bio-butadiene process technology.
The cooperation of the companies is predicted to promote the commercialization of an alternative route to butadiene. Currently, there is an extreme shortage of butadiene in a line with a gas boom in the US market.