Grupo Almirall – Case Study

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Project details

  • Customer: Ranke Química (Almirall Group)
  • Year:2002
  • Location: Sant Celoni, Barcelona, Spain
  • Sector: Chemistry, Pharmacy and Cosmetics
  • Division: Air

Project description

The Almirall Group is a global pharmaceutical company based in Barcelona. Its products are marketed in more than 70 countries and it has 13 subsidiaries distributed over 5 continents. They develop medicines in specialized areas, particularly in the field of dermatology. Its Ranke Química division produces base drugs.

Request: Abatement of 2,500 Nm3/h of halogenated VOC emissions into the atmosphere.

Solution: Complete plant with quench + scrubber + 3 chamber RTO for chlorinated/halogenated solvents.


Atmospheric emissions to conform to legally established limits.

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Almirall - Case Study

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