Sustainable Industrial Process Innovation

Jan Harmsen for Sustainable Industrial Process Innovation

Jan Harmsen of Harmsen Consultancy provides independent advice and courses in Process Innovation, Process Technologies, Process Selection, Process Design, Process Intensification and Process Scale-up; all in relation to Sustainable Development.

Jan Harmsen is an experienced Process Engineer and was until December 2013 a Professor of Sustainable Chemical Technology at Groningen University. Experience in Chemical Technology and Biotechnology provides a unique approach to Process Selection. Knowledge in both fields helps to evaluate and ensure the best Process Design. 

Take a look at the courses and workshops Harmsen Consultancy’s Process Technology Academy can offer your company’s sustainable goals and needs.

Latest publications:


engineering for sustainabilityGerald Jonker and Jan Harmsen, “Engineering for sustainability A practical guide for sustainable design“. Elsevier Amsterdam (2012) ISBN 9780444538468. Also available in Spanish: “Ingeniería para la sostenibilidad








Jan Harmsen,Industrial Process Scale-up, A Practical Innovation Guide from Idea to Commercial Implementation”