Liquid-Liquid Extraction: Generating Equilibrium Data
Liquid-liquid extraction (LLE) utilizes differences in the relative solubilities of compounds in two immiscible liquids, typically one aqueous and one organic. The feed containing the...Read More
Emulsification: No Match for the KARR® Column
Have you seen the last issue of Separations Savvy, “Fermentation in Your Process?”, which generated a lot of discussion among our biotech and pharmaceutical readers....Read More
Fermentation in Your Process?
In recent years, there has been a large emphasis on the production of organic chemicals from biomass generated via processes such as fermentation. Most of...Read More
Do you remember what LLE means?
When it comes to Liquid-Liquid Extraction (LLE), much of the basic equilibrium data needed for design, that exists for, say, distillation design, just does not exist....Read More
Innovative Chemical Processes – Developing Technology Companies
When you start with a great process idea, or even just a great new application of an innovative chemical process, bringing that idea to full-scale...Read More
On The Trail of Don Glatz On His Liquid-Liquid Extraction Travels
As Manager of Extraction Technology at Koch Modular Process Systems, Don Glatz certainly gets around. You may have been able to track him down in Brazil when...Read More
The Case of the Fermentation Broth & the Process Performance Guarantee
The client was a private greenfield biorefining company that converted biomass to renewable chemicals. Challenges were myriad, starting with the puzzle of extracting acetic acid from an aqueous...Read More