Innovative Process Solutions for the Biodiesel Industry  


BioDiesel Reactor Technologies (BDR) is a Canadian-based, clean energy technology company commercializing a revolutionary membrane reactor technology developed at the University of Ottawa. The company was formed in 2007 and is lead by an experienced management team and board.                

BDR is currently expanding its piloting facilities and completing the final design and engineering for commercial demonstration.  The demonstration facility is expected to be commissioned in Q1 2014.

BDR has received $2.7M of funding support from the Ontario Government (Innovation Demonstration Fund), a $3.3M from Sustainable Technologies Development Canada (SDTC) and a $0.5M equity investment by the Sustainable Chemistry Alliance (SCA).

The company has an ongoing collaborative R&D program with the University of Ottawa.



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Fast Facts

Our Partners

Sustainable Development Technologies Canada

Ontario Innovation Demonstration Fund

Sustainable Chemistry Alliance

University of Ottawa

Our Technology

Membrane Reactor

 Our Timeline

2007: BDR Founded

2008: SDTC Funding

2009: Ontario IDF Funding

2010: $600K Seed Round

2011: Preliminary Engineering completed for          Demonstration Plant

2012: Chinese Patent Issues

2013: US Patent Issues