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Lygos Raises $15.5 Million to Accelerate Delivery of Clean and Sustainable Biology-Based Performance Materials

BERKELEY, Calif., July 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lygos, Inc. (Lygos), a leading biotechnology company focused on creating new biology based products, today announced the closing of a $15.5 million Series B financing led by IA Ventures and First [...]

Butanova awarded with commercial evaluation grant

Braga, July 10th 2018 - SilicoLife was awarded with a SME instrument phase 1 grant for the commercial evaluation of its BUTANOVA technology, a new biological process to produce n-butanol (patent pending). The SME instrument is a highly competitive grant scheme [...]

Global Bioenergies receives three additional fundings from the European Union, further supporting its strategy of feedstock diversification

Global Bioenergies to take part in three large H2020 projects gathering numerous academic institutions and industrialists from all over Europe  Aim at diversifying Global Bioenergies’ process to using hardwood, industrial gases and electricity as feedstocks  Grants directly to Global Bioenergies [...]

Bio-Botanica Inc. Partners with Genomatica to Create New Extract Line Made with Brontide Butylene Glycol

New botanical extract line helps personal care manufacturers meet growing consumer demand for natural products HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. and SAN DIEGO, April 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bio-Botanica® Inc. is excited to announce it has partnered with Genomatica to create a new [...]

Braskem begins operation in Boston to strengthen its Renewable Chemicals strategy

Braskem expands strategy for the future of renewable chemicals SÃO PAULO and BOSTON, April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Braskem (B3: BRKM3, BRKM5 and BRKM6; NYSE: BAK; LATIBEX: XBRK), the largest thermoplastics resins producer in the Americas and the worldwide leader in bio-polymers, announced [...]

Ecovia Renewables Announces Major Partnership; Raises $1 Million In Seed Financing

ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN, April 6th, 2018— Ecovia Renewables Inc. announced today that the company has signed a multi-year joint-development agreement with Seppic Inc, a member of the Seppic Group, a leading designer and manufacturer of specialty ingredients. Under the agreement, [...]