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Wilson Bio-Chemical shortlisted in GLOBAL energy awards for Sustainable Aviation Fuel project

A trailblazing circular economy project to advance the development of Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF) has secured a finalist place at the global Energy Institute 2021 Awards. Wilson Bio-Chemical Ltd are working on Waste-to-Wings, a project to future-proof and scale up the production of greener jet fuel by using circular economy practices and aerospace industry derived […]

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Wilson Bio Chemical shortlisted for two prestigious Make UK Manufacturing 2021 Awards

Wilson Bio Chemical Limited is proud to announce that its sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) project has been nominated for two top engineering awards at the Midlands and East of England regional – Make UK Manufacturing Awards including a finalist place in the much-coveted 2021 Energy & Sustainability awards and a shortlisting in the innovation category […]

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UK Plastics Pact

Working together to change plastics for good. Today I find myself thinking about ‘The Jetsons’ and their expectations of the future in 2062. Wouldn’t it be great to have some sort of power to see if the future meets our own expectations? Will we be powered by 100% renewable energy? Will we have a circular […]

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An autoclaver’s view on the coffee cup crisis

Coffee cups; a perfect example of our throwaway culture and how we are now faced with the consequences of single use plastics. This is a product created simply for convenience and only recently people come to realise the amount of waste produced and ending up in landfill. Hugh’s War on Waste  reported that 2.5 billion […]

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Wilson’s Grand Opening

Wilson Bio-Chemical has officially opened our Micro Autoclave Fibre Production Plant for turning municipal solid waste (MSW) into biomass fibre that can be converted into a range of useful products. The facility has been developed with the help of the University of York subsidiary, the Biorenewables Development Centre (BDC) and is based at the BDC’s […]

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Mark Ennis has been awarded CBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours!

We are very proud to announce that our very own shareholder, Mark Ennis, has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Mark has been recognised for his outstanding performance and his dedication to the economy and community in Northern Ireland. Alongside his other roles, particularly as Chairman of Invest NI and Executive […]

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Micro Plant Commissioning

March 2016 We have installed a micro fibre production plant which is due for commissioning in April 2016! Our micro plant is located at the Biorenewables Development Centre at the University of York which allows our Clients, Academia and our own in-house work to study in detail the behaviour of a variety of waste streams […]

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Innovate UK Grant Funding for the Co-Firing Waste Derived Torrefied Biogenic Fibre with Coal

November 2015 We are pleased to announce that Wilson Bio-Chemical Ltd has been successful in obtaining a grant from Innovate UK, the UK’s Innovation Agency, of £40,000 towards a project cost of £144,000 to carry out a practical feasibility study for the production of Bio-Char from MSW and commercial waste. Bio-Char is a “coal-like” substance […]

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150,000 tonne capacity system to be refurbished and re-installed by Wilson Bio-Chemical

November 2014 Tawnywood Recycling have acquired the majority of the Wilson’s steam autoclaving plant previously installed at Limerick in Ireland. This 150,000 tonne per annum capacity system shall be refurbished, brought up to date and re-installed by Wilson Bio-Chemical at Tawnywood’s Staveley site at Chesterfield UK ready for re-commissioning in late 2016

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Granting funding awarded through the ERDF for a Small Innovation Project

September 2014 The SIP was awarded £7,500 to look at the feasibility of pelletising and torrefying the biogenic fibre (Wilson Fibre®) to make a durable and coal-like pellet for further use as a fuel. The result of this grant was the formation of a strong, durable, high density pellet suitable for co-mingling with coal or […]

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