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April 29, 2011
Mitsubishi's global reach. Biobased chemical firm Genomatica (San Diego) says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Mitshubishi Chemical to study a potential joint venture...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Mitsubishi-Chemical-Studying-Biobased-Butanediol-Joint-Venture-with-Genomatica_34444.html
April 28, 2011
Mitsubishi Chemical is studying working with Genomatica on a biobased butanediol joint venture. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (not to be confused with Mitsubishi Chemical) and two...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Weekly-Innovation-News-Round-Up-April-28_34458.html
April 12, 2011
Privately owned metathesis catalyst technology firm Materia (Pasadena, CA), which started up in 1998, says it is on the cusp of major growth. “We’ll be making announcements...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Materia-Moving-to-a-New-Phase-of-Catalyst-Production_34060.html
April 6, 2011
Clean energy technology company LanzaTech (Auckland, New Zealand) says it is partnering with LCY Chemical (Taipei) to produce biobased chemicals. Under the terms of the deal, LCY will...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/LanzaTech-LCY-Partner-to-Produce-Biobased-Chemicals_33984.html
April 5, 2011
Sigma Aldrich’s Aldrich Materials business will cover global research scale distribution and Afga will service larger-scale commercial opportunities....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Sigma-Aldrich-Signs-Conductive-Polymers-Deal-with-Agfa_33977.html
April 4, 2011
Privately owned start-up Proterro (Princeton, NJ) is developing a cyanobacteria - a photosynthetic microorganism named Protose - that can generate higher yields of sugar per acre than...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Photosynthetic-Organism-Yields-more-Sugar-than-SugarCane_33938.html
March 22, 2011
Synthetic biology firm Amyris (Emeryville, CA) says it has entered into a deal with Paraíso Bioenergia S.A., a sugar and ethanol firm based in  São Paulo, Brazil, to construct a farnesene fermentation and separation unit unit at  Paraíso’s São Paulo site....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Amyris-Signs-Fifth-Manufacturing-Deal_33626.html
March 17, 2011
“We intend to accelerate our commercial strategy in multiple geographies, which includes accessing feedstock arrangements and establishing manufacturing capacity with partners in which we may invest capital when the returns re justified,” the company said in an SEC document....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Solazyme-Files-for-$100-Million-IPO_33433.html
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/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Amyris-Signs-Fourth-Manufacturing-Deal_33188.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/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Informex-Announces-Sustainability-Award-Winners_32730.html
January 25, 2011
DSM Venturing, the corporate venturing arm of DSM, says it has made an investment in SkySails (Hamburg, Germany), a firm making automated towing kites for ships. DSM says the move is...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/DSM-Invests-in-Wind-Propulsion-Firm-SkySails_32374.html
January 21, 2011
This Week on CW: Cargill is divesting its majority stake in Mosaic for $24.3 billion, in a deal giving rise to rumors of fertilizer being a takeover target. Early reporting chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Jan-21_32346.html
December 27, 2010
Saudi Aramco and China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC), the parent company of PetroChina, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to expand crude oil trade and strengthen cooperation on refinery and petrochemical projects....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Aramco-CNPC-Sign-Agreement-to-Expand-Oil-Trade-Cooperate-in-Petchems_31798.html
December 23, 2010
Amyris and Grupo São Martinho say they have awarded CNEC WorleyParsons the contract to build a previously announced renewable chemicals plant at São Paolo, Brazil....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Amyris-Advances-Farnesene-Platform_31780.html
December 21, 2010
Biomaterials start-up Elevance has raised $100 million in a Series C funding round, the company announced today. The funding round is the company's third. Naxos Capital partners led...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Elevance-Raises-$100-Million-in-Funding-Round_31742.html
December 20, 2010
A report by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE; Washington) says the country could well face shortages of rare earth materials within the next fifteen years. Rare earth materials, or...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/DOE-Report-Details-Possible-Rare-Earths-Shortages_31597.html
December 15, 2010
The J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI; San Diego, CA) announced in May of this year that it had, for the first time in scientific history, created a new, living microorganism in a...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Synthetic-Biology-Injecting-New-Life-into-the-Chemical-Industry_31497.html
December 10, 2010
By Jim Stoppert CEO of Rivertop Renewables (Missoula, MT)   Universally, companies in the green chemistry space are seeking to mitigate the negative economic and environmental...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/Blog-Drop-in-Versus-Novel-Chemicals_31339.html
December 7, 2010
Strong demand recovery in 2010 and the need to foster innovation in the Mideast are key themes at the Fifth Annual GPCA Forum being held December 8-9 in Dubai. Attendance is expected to exceed 1,300, up more than 20% from last year.
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http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/emerging_companies/GPCA-2010-Innovation-Recovery-Top-Forum-Agenda_31404.html
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