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High Value Sulfur Derivatives

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HIGH VALUE SULFUR DERIVATIVES

From four of our sulfuric acid plants strategically located across the United States, Veolia produces speciality sulfuric acid products that are sold to manufacturers in the chemical, consumer goods, personal care, and cosmetic industries, among others.  

SPECIALTY PRODUCTS

The high-value sulfur derivatives (HVSD) products that Veolia makes includes:

  • Sulfur Trioxide (SO3): Primarily used to manufacture surfactants for laundry and personal care applications
  • Oleum: High strength sulfuric acid used in chemical processing applications
  • Chlorosulfonic Acid (CSA): Specialty grade acid used to manufacture surfactants for personal care applications
  • ​Specialty high purity, fuming sulfuric acid provided to DuPont for the manufacturing of its Kevlar® product

FACILITIES

High-value sulfur derivatives are produced at four of Veolia’s sulfuric acid plants, including:

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

Veolia is proud of the technical expertise we have in one of the world’s most widely used resources, sulfuric acid. Our Acid Technology Center boasts 18 engineers who exclusively support our sulfuric acid, sulfur gas, and high-value sulfur derivatives activities. They are world-class experts in their fields, lead troubleshooting and solve critical problems.
 
Our team of technical experts is equipped to support our customers with:
  • Product handling and product stewardship guidance
  • Non-fuming and fuming acid safety seminars
  • Fuming Acid Spill Mitigation School - Desert Training 
  • ​Transportation equipment and logistics support
  • Customer on-site safety training
  • Emergency response drills and training
  • Safety and technical literature
  • Corrosion consultation for materials of construction
  • Carrier assessment and training
  • Best practices — procedures and equipment such as storage tanks, handling equipment, PPE, hoses, pumps, fittings, instrumentation, etc.
  • Adding capability at our facilities to increase supply chain flexibility and reduce refinery limitations
  • Providing engineering alternatives to improve reliability of our on-site facilities
  • Improving product quality for refinery-specific concerns or considerations
  • Assistance during refinery upsets to support return to normal operations

SAFETY & COMPLIANCE

Veolia maintains a proven record of compliance with applicable environmental, health and safety (EHS) regulations, industry standards and company requirements. We operate according to a Goal Zero culture, which is focused on continuous improvement toward an overarching goal of zero injuries, zero incidents and zero impacts on the environment. 
 
Our sulfuric acid sites are ISO 14000 certified and subject to the Responsible Care® program under the American Chemistry Council (ACC), which verifies industry standards are met for community awareness, emergency response, occupational safety, process safety, transportation (distribution), environmental stewardship, product stewardship and security.
 
  • Facilities

    FACILITIES

    High-value sulfur derivatives are produced at four of Veolia’s sulfuric acid plants, including:
  • Technical Expertise

    TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

    Veolia is proud of the technical expertise we have in one of the world’s most widely used resources, sulfuric acid. Our Acid Technology Center boasts 18 engineers who exclusively support our sulfuric acid, sulfur gas, and high-value sulfur derivatives activities. They are world-class experts in their fields, lead troubleshooting and solve critical problems.
     
    Our team of technical experts is equipped to support our customers with:
    • Product handling and product stewardship guidance
    • Non-fuming and fuming acid safety seminars
    • Fuming Acid Spill Mitigation School - Desert Training 
    • ​Transportation equipment and logistics support
    • Customer on-site safety training
    • Emergency response drills and training
    • Safety and technical literature
    • Corrosion consultation for materials of construction
    • Carrier assessment and training
    • Best practices — procedures and equipment such as storage tanks, handling equipment, PPE, hoses, pumps, fittings, instrumentation, etc.
    • Adding capability at our facilities to increase supply chain flexibility and reduce refinery limitations
    • Providing engineering alternatives to improve reliability of our on-site facilities
    • Improving product quality for refinery-specific concerns or considerations
    • Assistance during refinery upsets to support return to normal operations
  • Safety & Compliance

    SAFETY & COMPLIANCE

    Veolia maintains a proven record of compliance with applicable environmental, health and safety (EHS) regulations, industry standards and company requirements. We operate according to a Goal Zero culture, which is focused on continuous improvement toward an overarching goal of zero injuries, zero incidents and zero impacts on the environment. 
     
    Our sulfuric acid sites are ISO 14000 certified and subject to the Responsible Care® program under the American Chemistry Council (ACC), which verifies industry standards are met for community awareness, emergency response, occupational safety, process safety, transportation (distribution), environmental stewardship, product stewardship and security.