SynCat@Beijing is founded and owned by Synfuels China Co. Ltd.
Synfuels China was established in 2006 as a spin-off from the State Key Laboratory of Coal Conversion at the Institute of Coal Chemistry, which is part of the Chinese Academy of Sciences at Taiyuan. Its headquarter is located in the Huairou District near Beijing.
Since its start in 2006, Synfuels China has become one of the world-wide leaders in CTL technology. At the heart is a Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis process based on an iron catalyst.
Synfuels China not only has extensive experience in applied catalysis research and technology, but is also highly reputed for its computational molecular modeling work.