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Nalco Latin American Headquarters
Av. Das Nações Unidas 17.891
6° andar Santo Amaro
São Paulo-SP
Tel: +55-11-5644-6500
Fax: +55-11-5641-6791

Biofuels & Ethanol

Nalco has an excellent core team of researchers dedicated to solving the primary issues faced by the ethanol industry. Our core capabilities in solid-liquid separation, scale, corrosion, and fouling give us an unparalleled advantage in discovering solutions for biofuel producers, and our research team understands the most important issues that are your main concern, and most importantly, how to solve them. We are also constantly refining traditional offerings and reaching further into your process to effectively drive improvement.

Our on-site research experts are trained in examining your facility with a Mechanical, Operational, and Chemical (MOC) approach and can help you with the following:

  • Anticipating, preventing and solving problems
  • Devising unique solutions and leveraging a wide range of Nalco resources

State of the Art Solutions focused on Ethanol Production:

Nalco Solution Benefit
3D TRASAR® Boiler Technology Energy savings and boiler asset protection
3D TRASAR® Technology for Cooling Water Reduce water usage through cycles optimization
3D TRASAR® Technology for Reverse Osmosis Increase reliability of RO pretreatment while minimizing labor
Deposit Control Improve evaporator and process equipment performance; reduce labor for cleaning 
Ethanol Corrosion Inibitor Nalco has 30+ years experience in formulating fuel additives.  Actively manage your treat rate with our traced product.
Nalco Yeast Activity Monitor Allows ethanol producers to eliminate cell counts with a direct test that is faster, more accurate and easier to use
Outsourcing Reduce capital requirments and transfer risk; reduce costs of chemical lifecycle management 

We also have a full line of products and offerings around: Foam control; deposit control; scrubber applications; cooling system programs, heat exchanger monitoring; RO anti-scalants & cleaners; pretreatment equipment; boiler system programs; steam system treatments; and training resources.