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February 25, 2014
Flexible Solutions International (FSI; Victoria, BC) says it has halted production at its Taber, AB, renewable aspartic acid production plant, citing unfavorable economics given the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/FSI-halts-renewable-aspartic-acid-plant-citing-economics_59079.html
February 25, 2014
Chromatin (Chicago) a developer of sorghum seeds for agriculture and renewable energy, announced today that it has created sorghum plants containing elevated levels of the platform...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Chromatin-unveils-sorghum-engineered-to-produce-farnesene_59088.html
February 24, 2014
Iluka Resources (Perth, Australia) is acquiring an 18.3% stake in Metalysis (Rotherham, UK), a Cambridge University spin-off that is developing a low-cost titanium process, for A$22.5...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Iluka-acquires-stake-in-developer-of-low-cost-titanium-manufacturing-process_59038.html
February 13, 2014
S-Oil (Seoul), a major oil refiner and aromatics producer partly owned by Saudi Aramco, said today that it plans to build a technical service and development center in the Magok...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/S-Oil-builds-petchems-technical-service-and-development-center-at-Seoul_58795.html
February 12, 2014
Nexam (Lund, Sweden) and BASF have developed a cross-linkable nylon-6,6 and agreed to initiate the commercialization phase for the compound, Nexam announced. Nexam has awarded BASF...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Nexam-BASF-establish-partnership-for-cross-linkable-nylon-66-compound-commercialization_58769.html
February 11, 2014
Novozymes and Monsanto say they have closed their previously announced, long-term strategic alliance aimed at jointly developing agricultural biologicals for global broadacre crops...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Monsanto-and-Novozymes-launch-ag-biologicals-alliance_58738.html
February 11, 2014
Israeli plant genomics firm Evogene (Rehovot) announced today that it has launched a new computationally based target discovery platform for novel chemical herbicides. Evogene says the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Evogene-launches-technology-for-identifying-new-herbicide-targets_58737.html
February 5, 2014
Solvay's subsidiary Rhodia, and Premiere Fibers Inc. (Ansonville, NC), have agreed jointly to launch a nylon-based "smart yarn" that reduces the appearance of cellulite and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Solvay-enters-agreement-to-produce-smart-nylon-based-yarn_58562.html
February 4, 2014
A team of researchers at the University of Delaware (Newark, DE) has developed a highly selective catalyst capable of electrochemically converting carbon dioxide (CO2) to carbon...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/US-researchers-develop-catalyst-to-convert-CO2-into-chemicals_58531.html
February 3, 2014
Borealis has received a €150-million ($202.2 million) loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB; Luxembourg) to finance research activities on plastic materials, Borealis and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Borealis-secures-&euro150-million-in-EIB-funding-for-R-and-D_58507.html
February 3, 2014
AVA Biochem (Muttenz, Switzerland) said today that it has begun commercial-scale production of high-purity renewable 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (5-HMF) at Clariant’s Infrapark at...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/AVA-Biochem-starts-commercial-production-of-renewable-5-HMF_58501.html
January 31, 2014
Managing TSCA reform as it makes its way through Congress and ensuring that fuel subsidies do not adversely impact oleochemical prices are key priorities for the cleaning chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/ACI-2014-TSCA-reform-fuel-subsidies-key-priorities-for-soapers_58404.html
January 29, 2014
The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) announced today that it has launched a voluntary initiative to promote and demonstrate continual improvement in the cleaning products...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/American-Cleaning-Institute-launches-sustainability-charter_58396.html
January 29, 2014
Clariant and Haltermann (Hamburg) have joined forces in a second-generation biofuel initiative, Clariant has announced. Clariant's sunliquid-registered process converts wheat straw...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Clariant-Haltermann-cooperate-on-second-generation-bioethanol_58384.html
January 24, 2014
Iogen (Ottawa) says it has developed and patented a method to make drop-in cellulosic biofuels from biogas using existing refinery assets and production operations. The company is...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Iogen-patents-process-for-cellulosic-biofuel-from-biogas_58298.html
January 24, 2014
Verbio (Leipzig, Germany), a biofuel producer, has launched a straw-to-biomethane project at Schwedt, Germany that is due to start operating in the second half of 2014, the company...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/German-biofuel-producer-launches-EU-funded-straw-to-biomethane-project_58295.html
January 23, 2014
Attendees and exhibitors at this year's Informex USA, held this week in Miami Beach, were mostly optimistic about the direction of the fine chemicals and contract manufacturing...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Informex-2014-Rising-certainty-despite-challenges-for-pharma_58279.html
January 23, 2014
Algae.Tec (Perth, Australia) has received a A$1.5-million ($1.33 million) investment from Reliance Industrial Investments and Holdings Ltd. (RIIHL), a subsidiary of Reliance...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Reliance-invests-in-Australia-based-biofuels-firm_58216.html
January 21, 2014
Biochemical company Global Bioenergies (Evry, France) and automaker Audi have signed a collaboration agreement for the development of isobutene-derived isooctane, Global Bionergies s...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Global-Bioenergies-signs-agreement-with-Audi-to-develop-isobutene-based-isooctane_58148.html
January 21, 2014
Boeing, Etihad Airways, Takreer (Abu Dhabi), Total, and the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (Masdar City, Abu Dhabi) will collaborate on an initiative to support a...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Boeing-joins-team-to-grow-biofuel-supply-chain-in-UAE_58146.html
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