Christopher Goodfellow - 24 July 2012
entered an exclusive agreement with Rentech Nitrogen for the purchase and
distribution of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) produced at its facility
in East Dubuque, Illinois.
The agreement comes just ahead of Rentech Nitrogen's urea expansion and DEF build-out, to be completed later this year. Under the agreement, Rentech Nitrogen will supply Yara with DEF that meets the standards of ISO 22241 specifications from its urea liquor stream.
Rentech Nitrogen's plant's location in northwestern Illinois will allow Yara to service high-demand DEF markets in the Midwest, including Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa. The plant's location near major transportation arteries will allow Yara to supply DEF to the Rockies, other central U.S. states outside the Midwest, and Canada, according to a statement from the company.
Chad Dombroski, Director of Air1 for Yara, said: "We are looking forward to a successful long-term partnership with Rentech Nitrogen. We're dedicated to continually bolstering our DEF production and distribution capabilities to ensure our ability to produce and supply DEF to our customers in North America, wherever and whenever they need it, is one step ahead of the fast-growing demand of the market."
Rentech's facility is based near the Mississippi river and DEF can be moved from the company by barge, rail and truck.
Rosalie Winnik - 7 February 2018
Yara International ASA, opens the world’s largest production capacity in Brunsbüttel, Germany. The new facility has a production capacity of 1.1 million tons of DEF per year. “The increased need for DEF in the segment of heavy duty vehicles and passenger cars in Europe and the US makes a reliable supply and on-time delivery crucial for our...
Niels Tholen - 15 July 2014
Rolf Isberg, Vice President and Business Unit Manager at Yara International discussed the development of the AUS 40 market for Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) applications in the marine sector at the 10th Integer Emissions Summit Europe 2014. Isberg stated that Yara has supplied more than 1,200 SCR systems to more than 350 vessels....
Niels Tholen - 2 October 2013
Yara announced the expansion of its Air1 network at the Mansfield Oil DeliveryONE expo held in Denver, CO, on 29 August. In addition to the recent opening of the Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) manufacturing facility in Belle Plaine, Saskatchewan, several new locations have been added to the Air1 supply network this year. Locations include El...
Niels Tholen - 15 July 2013
Yara has announced the start of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) production at its nitrogen fertilizer facility in Belle Plaine, Canada. The plant successfully completed production of its first batch of Air1 DEF earlier this month. The Belle Plaine plant location will enable Yara to supply fleets and retailers throughout the U.S. Midwest as well...
Niels Tholen - 17 May 2013
Yara has announced the opening of a new Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) terminal in Chasepeake, VA. The new facility expands Yara's storage capacity throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, allowing costumers increased access to Air1. Chad Dombroski, Director of Air1 at Yara, said: "Yara continues to make large, scalable investments in our global...