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Fiber Separation Technology™


Enhanced Capabilities

• Significantly increase plant production rates.*

• Significantly increase distiller’s oil production rates.*

• Provide the ability to control quantity and quality of materials separated based on its flexible system.

• Provide coproduct options for plants including high fiber or high protein distiller’s grains options with diversified market opportunities.

• Reduce natural gas usage.


Benefits of FST™

• Up to 15% increased ethanol capacity 

• Up to 30% increase in oil separation 

• Control process streams 

• Diversified coproducts 

• More efficient use of inputs per gallon produced 

• Patented technology


Fiber Separation Technology Next Gen™



Fiber Separation Technology Next Gen ™ (FST Next Gen™) is the next layer of ICM technology following Selective Milling Technology V2™. This progressive pre-fermentation separation system is designed to remove fiber prior to fermentation. Removing the fiber provides plants with the ability to concentrate process streams and to better utilize the capacities of fermentation and distillation. With this patented process, plants are able to maximize throughput.

Enhanced Capabilities
• New counter-flow displacement wash upgrade New simplified press design

• Nearly 50% reduction in connected horsepower

Benefits of FST Next Gen™
• Provide 6-14% in throughput increase

• Increase up to 25% oil production increase
• Produce high protein/high energy feed products
• Reduce plant’s energy usage
• Platform for additional value from Gen 1.5 cellulosic ethanol Patented technology

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