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Lygos Appoints Industry Expert Johan van Walsem as COO to Lead Commercial Operations and Manufacturing

Chief Operations Officer van Walsem will lead commercial scale-up of Lygos' specialty biochemicals, starting with the Bio-Malonate™ Platform. BERKELEY, July 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lygos, a leading innovator in developing sustainable high-value specialty chemicals, today announced that industry veteran [...]

CustoMem wins £100K 1st Prize in Bio-start competition

London, UK, 12th July 2017 / Sciad Newswire / SynbiCITE and Rainbow Seed Fund congratulate CustoMem as winners of the 1stPrize in the Bio-start competition for companies using engineering biology to solve significant global problems. The winning team, along with other award recipients, was chosen last night after a [...]

IndianOil and LanzaTech sign a Statement of Intent to Construct World’s First Refinery Off Gas-to-Bioethanol Production Facility in India

(Istanbul July 10th 2017) Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IndianOil), India’s flagship national oil company and, LanzaTech, carbon recycling company, have signed a Statement of Intent to construct the world’s first refinery off gas-to-bioethanol production facility in India. LanzaTech has developed a gas [...]

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Green Biologics Achieves REACH Certification, Sets Sights on Europe

Ashland, Virginia and Abingdon, Oxfordshire U.K. (June 29, 2017) – Green Biologics, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Green Biologics Ltd., a U.K. industrial biotechnology and renewable chemicals company, announced today that it has received REACH certification, a regulation of the [...]

Genomatica delivers on plant performance guarantees

San Diego, CA, June 28, 2017 – Genomatica announced strong results for its GENO BDO™ biobased process technology regarding overall process performance and production volume to date for bio-based 1,4-butanediol (BDO). Novamont plant meets performance targets Novamont, Genomatica’s first GENO [...]

Amyris Partners with Queensland on Biofutures Acceleration Program in Next Step Toward Planned Development of Biorefinery

EMERYVILLE, Calif. and BRISBANE, Australia, June 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, and the Government of Queensland, Australia today announced the next step their plans to develop a leading industrial biotechnology hub in Southeast [...]