Solvay Chemicals commissions first trona methane recovery

By Siobhan Lismore-Scott
Published: Monday, 16 July 2012

System can remove 300,000 tpa of CO2 from atmosphere; supported by Cynthia Lummis

Solvay Chemicals, one of the world’s largest producers of soda ash has commissioned North America’s first trona mine methane recovery facility.

The Methane Recovery System (MaRS) captures methane liberated during the mining process that would otherwise be vented directly into the atmosphere and instead directs it...

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