Chemrec named one of top 24 high-growth cleantech firms in Europe

Chemrec, a biomass-to-energy company, was named among Europe's most innovative and promising technology companies at the European Tech Tour Cleantech Summit. The company's U.S. subsidiary, Chemrec USA, based in Deerfield, Ill., is developing biomass biorefinery opportunities in North America. The European Tech Tour organizes conferences to bring together growth companies such as Chemrec and key European, U.S. and Asian investors and professionals who can assist in their global expansion. Chemrec was one of 24 firms from a pool of 300 applicants invited to present its technology to a delegation of cleantech investors and professionals from across Europe at the June 17-18 event in Geneva, Switzerland. Chemrec was chosen because of the maturity of its technology, attractive niche focus, flexible bioproducts output and seasoned management team.