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Renewable Chemicals Accelerate Advance into Mainstream Chemical Industry

Fourth survey reveals increased importance, action and optimism; Genomatica, Novozymes and BASF rated as the leaders in sustainable technology SAN DIEGO, Nov. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Genomatica announced today’s publication of the results of a major survey of sustainability issues [...]

DuPont Launches Robust Fermentation Solution SYNERXIA® THRIVE

WILMINGTON, DEL. (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 20, 2017  - DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) has announced the launch of SYNERXIA® THRIVE Fermentation System, the newest innovation in the company’s synergistic fermentation system technologies. The new fermentation system will deliver higher ethanol yields, incomparable robustness during thermal [...]

By | November 21st, 2017|Biofuels, Chemicals, Energy & Environment, News, Press Releases|

Lygos Reaches Major Technical Milestone Scaling Bio-Malonic™ Manufacturing Process in Partnership with NREL

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) demonstrates large-scale operation of Lygos manufacturing process in state-of-art biochemical plant pilot BERKELEY, Calif. and DENVER, Nov. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lygos,  a leading innovator in the development of sustainable high-value specialty chemicals, today [...]

Pollution to Products: Synthetic Biology, the Path to a Carbon Smart Future

CHICAGO, Nov. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With the global average levelized cost of renewable electricity in 2016 at 4.6 cents/kWh, a future powered by renewables is increasingly likely, enabling us to reserve our precious carbon budget for the [...]

DSM Expands Strategic Alliance with Amyris and Acquires Brazilian Production Facility from Amyris

HEERLEN, The Netherlands and EMERYVILLE, Calif., Nov. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Royal DSM (AEX:DSM.AS), a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials and Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, today announced that they have enhanced their [...]

By | November 17th, 2017|Biofuels, Chemicals, Energy & Environment, News|

Ontario Genomics invests in renewable chemicals

November 1, 2017 - Ontario Genomics is pleased to announce its investment in Ardra Inc. via its Pre-Commercial Business Development Fund. Ardra is a specialty chemicals company focused on the production of natural ingredients for the cosmetics and flavour and fragrance industries. Their synthetic [...]