• Meetings with Ministers Charette, Fitzgibbon and Rouleau

    Meetings with Ministers Charette, Fitzgibbon and Rouleau

    2019-08-30
    On August 15, Pyrowave was pleased to welcome Pierre Fitzgibbon, Minister of Economy and Innovation, Benoit Charette, Minister of the Environment and Climate Change, and Claude Reid, Beauharnois MP, to discuss Pyrowave’s pilot plant expansion projects in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield.
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  • Michel Iliesco joins Pyrowave

    Michel Iliesco joins Pyrowave

    2019-07-05
    Pyrowave is proud to welcome in its team Michel Iliesco, as Vice-President, Business Development and Marketing. He was previously Manager of Marketing and Manager of Circular Innovation at Cascades Specialty Products Group. Within his new role and based on his in-depth knowledge of the recycling...
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  • The Styrene Market

    The Styrene Market

    2019-06-11
    Styrene is a molecule at the core of the production of a variety of products. Approximately 50% of styrene production is for polymerization when manufacturing polystyrene. The second main use of styrene (15%) is the synthetic rubber found notably in tires.
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  • What is depolymerization?

    2019-06-11
    Recycling through depolymerization involves breaking down the bonds connecting monomer blocks in the long polymer chain without damaging monomers themselves. This helps separate and purify monomers more easily than purifying polymers. Several depolymerization methods are available to break down the...
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Our latest publications

PYROWAVE to receive 3,2 M$ from the SDTC Funding to advance plastic circularity

Today, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, announced that Pyrowave will be one of 14 cleantech companies across Canada who will leverage $46 million in funding from the SDTC to bring new and innovative clean technologies to market. Pyrowave has...

Pyrowave in the CBC TV show Découverte

The Pyrowave technology featured in the scientific show Découverte on CBC (in French only).

The Pyrowave technology : for an infinite polystyrene recycling