IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: EnviroTech :: Biotech

Displaying 361 - 380 of 693 stories.
March 3, 2011
Synthetic biology firm Amyris (Emeryville, CA) says it has signed a contract manufacturing deal for Antibióticos (Madrid) to manufacture farnesene at its León, Spain...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Amyris-Signs-Fourth-Manufacturing-Deal_33188.html
March 3, 2011
BASF says it plans to build a 60,000-m.t./year sodium methylate plant at its Rosario, Argentina site. The plant will be the company’s second sodium methylate facility in South...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/BASF-to-Build-Sodium-Methylate-Plant-in-Argentina_33186.html
March 1, 2011
Genomatica announced today that it has raised $45 million in funding, which the company will use to complete demonstrate-scale production and early commercialization efforts for its first product, biobased 1,4-butanediol (BDO).   The money will also be used to advance other biobased chemicals in the company’s pipeline....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Genomatica-Raises-$45-Million_33153.html
March 1, 2011
Codexis (Redwood City), an enzymes technology firm, yesterday said it is making “significant progress” in its development of a commercial-scale enzyme that can reduce the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Codexis-Expands-into-Industrial-Applications-Unveils-Carbon-Capture-Technology_33133.html
February 28, 2011
DuPont stood behind its previously announced outlook for its Applied Bioscience business,  saying it still expects biofuels and biomaterials to generate a combined $1 billion in revenues and $250 million in earnings by 2015....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/DuPont-Advancing-Biobased-Portfolio_33113.html
February 25, 2011
This Week on CW: BASF's profits rose as economic conditions continued to improve, and the company is optimistic about 2011. At CW's annual India conference, speakers said the country...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Feb-25_33098.html
February 22, 2011
Under the agreement, DuPont will provide proprietary traits and technologies to Advanta to develop seeds with increased productivity....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/DuPont-Advanta-Sign-Sorghum-Partnership_32961.html
February 22, 2011
Biochemical maker Myriant Technologies says it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Davy Process Technology (DPT; London), a Johnson Matthey subsidiary, covering the use of Myriant’s biobased succinic acid in DPT’s butanediol, tetrahydrofuran, and gamma-butylolactone process technology. The MOU covers the non-exclusive testing and approval of Myriant’s succinic acid as feedstock for the DPT process and an exclusive joint development agreement to integrate Myriant’s biobased succinic acid technology with Davy butanediol technology....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Myriant-Davy-Process-Technology-Sign-MOU_32895.html
February 17, 2011
DuPont says it plans to invest more than $50 million over the next five years to expand its genetically modified soybean R&D facilities at Wilmington, DE and Newark, DE. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/DuPont-Announces-Investment-in-Soybean-Development_32917.html
February 17, 2011
Steps were taken this week toward enhancing the safety of nanomaterials: The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC; Brussels) yesterday officially opened the first...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/CWs-Weekly-Innovation-News-Round-up-Feb-17_32912.html
February 15, 2011
Sanofi-Aventis says it has entered into a definitive agreement with biotechnology company Genzyme (Cambridge, MA), under which Sanofi-Aventis will acquire Genzyme for $74/share in...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Sanofi-Aventis-to-Acquire-Genzyme-for-$20-1-Billion_32884.html
February 15, 2011
Lanxess says it has increased its minority stake in Gevo (Englewood, CO) to 9.1% after investing $17 million in the biofuel and biochemical firm’s IPO last week. The move reflects “the good progress,” made by both companies in developing isobutene from renewable resources, says Lanxess....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Lanxess-Increases-Stake-in-Biobased-Isobutanol-Firm_32865.html
February 10, 2011
Fine and specialty chemicals players are generally back in growth mode, says Eric Neuffer, v.p./sales and business development, North American pharmaceutical services for Cambrex...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Informex-2011-Growing-Again_32753.html
February 9, 2011
DSM, Zeon and Novomer each won profiles in sustainability awards at Informex's gala dinner in Charlotte last night. The awards have three categories: product innovation, process...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Informex-Announces-Sustainability-Award-Winners_32730.html
February 9, 2011
The $130 million facility is expected to start-up in mid-2012, producing 8 million gallons/year of ethanol from local yard, vegetative, and household wastes....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Ineos-JV-Breaks-Ground-on-Florida-Biorefinery_32711.html
February 9, 2011
Genomatica (San Francisco) and Waste Management (Houston) say they will jointly develop a process to turn syngas derived from municipal solid waste into intermediate and basic chemicals. Financial terms were not disclosed....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/Genomatica-Signs-Syngas-to-Chemicals-Development-Deal_32708.html
February 8, 2011
The U.K. government, via its Technology Strategy Board (TSB), has agreed to fund feasibility studies for 10 industrial biotechnology projects that aim to convert biomaterials into high...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/U-K-Part-funds-10-Early-stage-Biotech-Projects_32681.html
February 8, 2011
Lonza says that biopharmaceutical company KaloBios Pharmaceuticals (South San Francisco, CA) has signed a research and commercial agreement with biotech company BioWa (Princeton, NJ)...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/biotech/KaloBios-Signs-Research-and-Commercial-Agreement-with-BioWa-and-Lonza_32680.html
Pages: « Previous  10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 [19] 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Next »










 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa