Volume 85 Issue 14 | p. 26 | Concentrates
Issue Date: April 2, 2007

Biomass-based Runway Deicer Debuts

Department: Business
Credit: Cryotech Deicing Technology
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Credit: Cryotech Deicing Technology

Cryotech Deicing Technology will market corn-derived propanediol to deice airport runways under an agreement with manufacturer DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products. Joint-venture partners DuPont and Tate & Lyle say their product "significantly reduces energy use and emissions" compared with propylene glycol-based deicing fluids.

 
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