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World Ethanol & Biofuels
5 - 7 November 2024

Steigenberger Wiltcher's Hotel

Alco Group


With headquarters in Brussels and operations on several continents, Alco is one of the biggest producers and distributors of ethanol for fuel in Europe. Globally we also provide ethanol to various industries: from cosmetics to pharmaceuticals, biochemistry, food and beverage.

Over 30 years a well-known player in the world of ethanol Alco operates 4 production sites. In Europe one in Ghent (ABF) and one in Rotterdam (AER) which is the biggest bio-ethanol refinery in Europe producing fuel grade ethanol, DDGS and biogenic CO2. And 2 sites in Africa. In Durban (AlcoNCP), the largest facility in Africa, and on Mauritius (Omnicane Ethanol). Both sites produce neutral alcohol as well as DDGS in Durban.

Alco has set the ambition to be climate-neutral in 2030 by continuous innovation and improvement of the production process.

Alco: Sustainable pioneers through reducing fossil fuel, capturing carbon and providing agile solutions.