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September 16, 2011President Obama has signed into law changes to the U.S. patent system that major chemical firms say are important steps in streamlining the U.S. patent system and promoting innovation...
September 16, 2011Evonik says it has broken ground on the construction of a previously announced biodiesel catalyst plant at Puerto General San Martin, Argentina. The detail engineering of the...
September 22, 2011SAFC, the custom fine chemical manufacturing arm of Sigma-Aldrich Corp., is targeting sales from organic growth of $1 billion/year in the next four years. SAFC generated sales in 2010...
September 15, 2011Lonza says it has signed a manufacturing agreement with biotechnology company Pasteuria Bioscience (Alachua, FL). Lonza will initiate manufacture of Pasteuria spores, a biological...
September 13, 2011Gevo received two patents related to its yeast-based isobutanol production process, the company says. The two patents, "Yeast Organism Producing Isobutanol at a High Yield,"...
September 12, 2011Biotechnology company Biocon (Bangalore, India) says it has begun construction of a biopharmaceutical manufacturing and research and development facility in Bio-XCell, a custom-built...
September 9, 2011Sustainability is the common goal of the EU chemical industry and the European Commission, the commission and Cefic said at an exhibition in Brussels. Mosaic is commercializing...
September 2, 2011Source: USDA Western corn rootworm sampled from four Iowan fields were found to have developed a resistance to Monsanto's widely used Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) gene, according...
September 2, 2011A broad range of innovation news stories have emerged this past week. One of the most interesting developments is that biobased chemical firm BioAmber (Minneapolis)...
August 22, 2011Genomatica, a San Diego-based developer of sustainable chemicals, says it has produced butadiene from biobased feedstocks. The company, which is currently advancing its first product...