San Lorenzo Plant

A pioneer factory, Renova San Lorenzo is one of Argentina’s highest capacity and highest biodiesel production plants. Thanks to its excellence in technology, the plant is prepared for supplying the most demanding markets to use sustainable energy. From the by-product of this production, the plant creates, transforms and produces internationally-certified, high-quality pharmacopoeia glycerin.
  • Edible soy and sunflower raw oil refinery with a production capacity of 900 tons per day. Desmet Ballestra / Alfa Laval technology.
  • Two oil esterification plants, for the production of biodiesel, with a production capacity of 1,450 tons per day. Lurgi technology.
  • Two plants with raw glycerin refiners, with a production capacity of 270 tons per day. Crown technology.

Two biodiesel production plants

  • Each with a production capacity of 720 tons per day, with a total production capacity of 1440 tons per day.
  • Biodiesel (alternative ecological fuel) production.
  • Lurgi technology (Germany).

Two glycerin refining plants

  • One plant with a production capacity of 150 tons per day.
  • One plant with a production capacity of 120 tons per day.
  • Both plants produce USP-quality glycerin.
  • Crown technology (USA).

Glycerin 200 liter barrel packaging

  • Packaging capacity: 40 tons per day.

Glycerin bulk loading facilities

  • Capacity of 500 tons per day in ISO tanks or flexi-bags.

Paraná River port, for bulk loading of:

  • Biodiesel = 500 tons per hour.
  • Pharmacopoeia glycerin = 500 tons per hour.

The plants have the following certifications:

  • ISO 9001: Quality
  • ISO 14001: Environment
  • OHSAS 18001: Occupational Health and Safety
  • ISCC: Sustainability (as defined by the International Sustainability and Carbon Certification)
  • Halal
  • Kosher

Implemented standards

  • GMP+: Food Safety (Good Manufacturing Practices)
  • ISO 22000: Food Safety