Low-Carbon footprint Ammonium Nitrate

As part of our dedication to sustainability, Yara is actively engaged in various Low-Carbon footprint Ammonia projects. These initiatives leverage renewable energy electrolysis, biomethane, and carbon capture and storage (CCS) solutions. By embracing these innovative technologies, we are driving the transition towards more environmentally sustainable Ammonia production, as well as the development of products like Ammonium Nitrate that rely on ammonia.

Reduce emissions

One of our notable achievements is the significant decrease in CO2e (carbon dioxide equivalent) emissions associated with our Low-Carbon footprint Ammonium Nitrate. Compared to grey alternatives available on the market, the carbon emissions of our low-carbon offering are over 20 times lower or 95% lower. This substantial reduction underscores our commitment to delivering environmentally responsible solutions.

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Renewable energy

Yara's Low-Carbon offering is characterized by industry-leading practices in production and logistics. Our approach includes the use of biofuels for truck transports, electrified train transports powered by renewable energy, decarbonized vessel transports, production powered by renewable energy sources, patented deN2O catalyst for Nitric Acid production, and energy-efficient plants. The culmination of these efforts results in the lowest carbon emission Technical Ammonium Nitrate (TAN) available in the market today.

By choosing Yara's Low-Carbon footprint Ammonium Nitrate, you can be confident that you are making a sustainable choice for your business. Our commitment to reducing emissions, embracing renewable energy, and implementing cutting-edge technologies ensures that we deliver the most environmentally friendly TAN solutions to our valued customers.

Join us in the pursuit of a more sustainable future. Explore the benefits of our Low-Carbon footprint Ammonium Nitrate and make a positive impact on the environment. Contact us today to learn more about our sustainable solutions and how they can meet your specific needs. Together, let's lead the transition to a greener and more sustainable world.

Contact our Sales Representatives for a discussion on what kind of value Yara could add to your business and we will tell you more about our dedication to sustainability.


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