Gal Sp. z o.o. the company previously known as Małopolskie Przedsiębiorstwo Produkcyjno-Handlowe “GAL” Sp. z o.o.was established in 1994. The Company is based in Krakow which is also the seat of its head office. Business activities of the company consist in designing and construction of equipment for production of biocomponents as well as deep processing of mineral oils fractions.
At present, we are conducting research on hydrotreating, catalytic cracking and Visbreaking.
Active operations of the company are consist mainly in trading of raw materials for production of biocomponents, biocomponents, and derivative products including glycerin and fractions. The company specializes in trading biodegradable wastes such as used cooking oil (UCO) and catering wastes. Commercial activities are carried out in European countries as well as outside it.
The goal of Gal Sp. z o.o. is to meet expectations and requirements of our customers, ensure the highest quality of the goods and services provided as well as to make sure that the work we do complies with the principles of sustainable development. The quality policy of the company concentrates on ensuring trading and production of high quality products combined with protection of the environment surrounding us and being consistent with the principles of the social sustainable development
We are more than 20 years on the market
We guarantee the highest quality of our products
We care about the satisfaction of our customers.
We have a current license
We guarantee the highest quality products
Used cooking oil, used frying fat. It is a mixture of animal and vegetable fats used in the process of so called deep frying.
At present, the most popular fats that are components of frying fat include vegetable oils or their palm, sunflower and soya oil based mixtures. Frying fat also contains fats of animal origin such as lard or beef tallow.
Crude glycerine 80%
It is obtained in the process of production of methyl esters as an additional product. It is characterised by a yellow-brown colour and a specific odour.
Refined glycerine 99.5%
It is obtained in the process of production of methyl esters. To achieve higher quality it is subjected to the process of refining. Owing to this process, refined glycerine 99.5% is compliant with rigid requirements of the European Pharmacopoeia which determines standards for the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industry, guaranteeing the highest quality of products that meet its standards.
Natural fatty acids are a part of fats or can be found in a “free” form (so called FFA free fatty acids).
Fatty Acid Methyl Esters, both vegetable as animal, esters obtained from rapeseed oil known as RME (Rapeseed Methyl Esters), moreover it is also possible to distinguish esters obtained from: sunflower oil (SFME Sun Flower Methyl Esters), or soybean oil (SME Soybean Methyl Ester) as well as many others.
They are obtained in reaction of catalytic esterification (transesterification) with methanol of fats contained in vegetable oils (i.e. in rapeseed oil). FAME are used as biocomponents in diesel or as an independent fuel (so called biodiesel).
In a broader meaning refer to all substances with oily texture, obtained from any plant.
In a narrower meaning a vegetable oil is any liquid fat of vegetable origin, which is liquid at room temperature. They can contain small quantities of other lipids such as waxes, free fatty acids, partial glycerides or unsaponifiable substances.
Products of natural origin, obtained from sea and land animals. They are a mixture of esters, glycerine and fatty acids. Animal fats are composed mainly of glycerides of palmitic, stearic and oleic acids. It is obtained in smelting of adipose tissue by means of a wet or dry method.
Stearin is used in production of candles. The mixture of acids is a breakdown product of stearin – ester, the process which is a method used to obtain pure glycerine. However, at present stearine is rarely used in production of candles as it is replaced by a cheaper paraffin. Candles made of stearin produce less smoke.
As one of the few we have a certificates of the quality of our products.
We have a current license
Królowej Jadwigi Str. 236 A
NIP: PL 677 10 09 870
Registered in: SĄDZIE REJONOWYM DLA KRAKOWA-ŚRÓDMIEŚCIA W KRAKOWIE, XI WYDZIAŁ GOSPODARCZY
KRS pod nr KRS 0000229646
Share capital: 50.000,00 PLN filed as a whole