Honeywell UOP Technology Powering Commercial-Scale Biorefinery In California, Making Renewable Fuel A Commercial Reality

DES PLAINES, Ill.March 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Honeywell (NYSE: HON) UOP announced today its process technology is being used to produce commercial-scale amounts of renewable jet and diesel fuels.

AltAir Paramount LLC is using Honeywell UOP’s proprietary renewable jet fuel process technology to convert a variety of sustainable feedstocks into Honeywell Green Jet Fuel™ at the world’s first dedicated commercial-scale renewable jet fuel production facility. The plant, located near the Los Angeles International Airport, has also produced Honeywell Green Diesel™, a drop-in replacement for diesel made from petroleum, using the same process technology.