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Catalyst Processing Expansion at Porocel/CRLA


Catalyst Processing Expansion at Porocel/CRLA  
October, 2013 – (Lafayette, Louisiana and Houston, Texas)  

Catalyst Recovery of Louisiana (CRLA), a subsidiary of Porocel International, LLC, completed the expansion of its Lafayette catalyst processing facility  in October, 2013.  This new, fluidized bed process will complement Porocel’s world-renowned Moving Belt Regeneration (MBR) technology.  Over the past 30 years, MBR  has been utilized to regenerate in excess of 100 Million pounds of catalyst in Porocel’s plants in the US, Europe and Asia.  The total regeneration capacity at Lafayette is now 12,000 MT/year, making the facility one of the largest and most complex in the world.  This further enhances Porocel’s position in the catalyst regeneration and rejuvenation markets.

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