The chemistry to manufacture Adipic Acid from INVISTA’s cyclohexane based process comprises two primary steps (Cyclohexane Oxidation and KA Oxidation).
INVISTA’s proprietary AA technology is a robust and efficient process for the production of AA from Cyclohexane. INVISTA has over 75 years of operating experience in AA manufacture and has developed a technology for licensing encompassing the optimum design from across the INVISTA operating and technical experience. Key technology aspects that differentiate INVISTA from other AA technologies include:
INVISTA’s AA technology package is for a 185,000 tonne per year facility.
IPT's technology offerings include a Technology Package that comprises a front End Engineering Package (FEEP), technology & operating know-how, market knowledge and project execution resources. The size of the plant can be configured to meet the needs of the client. IPT also offers on-going Technical Services and the potential to enter into off-take agreements with its licensees.