• 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

Op Ed from Jocelyn Doucet, CEO of Pyrowave - Sustainability is our only Hope

Sustainability principles will be the new foundation for the evolution of the 21st century. It will force us to change our consumption behaviour and develop and implement new technologies that can harness the energy from the sun and reuse our waste, just the way Nature does it.

Jocelyn Doucet in an interview with BASF CEO, Marcelo Lu, at Globe 2020

Listen to the interview our CEO Jocelyn Doucet gave to BASF CEO, Marcelo Lu, explaining the Pyrowave technology, during Globe 2020, the most important environmental summit in North America, held in Vancouver, in February 2020.

The Pyrowave technology : for an infinite polystyrene recycling