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June 26, 2012
Solazyme (San Francisco) and Bunge say they have broken ground on a previously announced 100,000 m.t./year renewable oil production facility adjacent to Bunge’s Moema sugarcane...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Bunge-Solazyme-Break-Ground-on-Renewable-Oil-Facility_44480.html
June 25, 2012
Gevo (Englewood, CO), has signed a collaboration agreement with representatives from the Malaysian government’s East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC), the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Gevo-to-Locate-Asian-Biobased-Isobutanol-Plant-at-Kertih-Malaysia_44319.html
June 22, 2012
This Week on CW:   Cabot has agreed to buy Norit, a Dutch activated carbon maker, for $1.1 billion. Norit, which is owned by private equity firms Doughty Hanson and Euroland...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-June-22_44441.html
June 20, 2012
A Delaware court has denied Butamax Advanced Biofuels' (Wilmington, DE) motion for a preliminary injunction restricting Gevo's (Englewood, CO) commercial activity, the latest...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Gevo-Wins-Denial-of-Preliminary-Injunction-in-Isobutanol-Battle-Butamax-Plans-Appeal_44327.html
June 20, 2012
Huntsman has commercialized a new “cool” pigment that will increase the solar reflectivity of any color in the spectrum, the company says. The pigment, called Altiris, is...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Huntsman-Rolls-out-Cool-Pigment-for-Any-Color_44307.html
June 19, 2012
Sabic has signed an agreement with VU University Amsterdam to collaborate on the development of technology for lightweight solar thermal panels. The efficient and cost-cutting...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Sabic-and-Dutch-University-Collaborate-on-Lightweight-Solar-Panels_44283.html
June 19, 2012
FlyAshDirect, a Cincinnati coal combustion production management company, says a joint development partnership with BASF has yielded a chemical solution that can fix activated carbon...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/BASF-Collaboration-Yields-Fly-Ash-Treatment-for-Concrete-Applications_44293.html
June 19, 2012
Biomaterials and sustainable fuel company EdeniQ (Visalia, CA) says it has secured a $3.9 million grant from the California Energy Commission (CEC), supporting the company’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/EdeniQ-Secures-State-Funds-for-Cellulosic-Ethanol-Efforts_44292.html
June 18, 2012
Codexis, Cytec, and Elevance Renewable Chemicals (Woodbridge, IL) were among the winners of EPA's 2012 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award for their work promoting chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Cytec-Codexis-and-Elevance-Among-EPA-Green-Chemistry-Award-Winners_44282.html
June 18, 2012
Myriant says the Lake Providence site—on trackfor mechanical completion in 20 weeks—is on time, on budget, and completely sold out. Myriant (Quincy, MA) says it has closed...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Myriant-Secures-USDA-Loan-Guarantee_44253.html
June 18, 2012
Dow Corning has opened its Solar Energy Exploration and Development (SEED) research center at Seneffe, Belgium to develop and research materials and technologies that will...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Dow-Corning-Begins-Renewable-Energy-Research-at-Development-Center_44261.html
June 18, 2012
The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) says it has given Brian Sansoni, current v.p. of communications and membership, the additional title of v.p./sustainability initiatives...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/ACI-Makes-Sustainability-Appointments_44259.html
June 12, 2012
Amyris (Emeryville, CA) says it was awarded an $8 million contract by the U.S. Department of Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa) to develop tools that can expand the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Amyris-Granted-$8-Million-in-Darpa-Funds_44109.html
June 12, 2012
LS9 (San Francisco) says it will open its biodiesel demonstration facility in Okeechobee, FL on June 9. The retrofit facility to develop biodiesel and renewable chemical products was...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/LS9-Opens-Biodiesel-Demonstration-Facility-in-Florida_43439.html
June 12, 2012
LyondellBasell was awarded a $4.5-million grant to develop catalyst-assisted technology to improve the energy efficiency of ethylene production from ethane while emitting less...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/LyondellBasell-Awarded-DOE-Grant-for-Energy-Efficient-Ethylene-Production-Technology_44107.html
June 12, 2012
Croda has begun construction of a landfill-to-gas energy project at its New Castle, DE manufacturing plant. The $6-million project broke ground on June 7 and will use landfill gas from...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Croda-Breaks-Ground-on-Delaware-Landfill-to-Gas-Project_44046.html
June 11, 2012
The International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products (AISE) has released its seventh sustainability report. The report indicates that the industry has reduced...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/AISE-Says-Detergent-Makers-Have-Cut-Energy-Use-by-22-percent_44057.html
June 8, 2012
This Week on CW:   At ACC’s 2012 annual meeting in Colorado Springs, CO, industry leaders expressed growing concern about declining energy and chemical prices and inventory...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-June-8_44068.html
June 1, 2012
This Week on CW:   ExxonMobil Chemical has filed permits to build a 1.5 million m.t./year ethane cracker and two 650,000 m.t./year polyethylene plants in Texas.   H.B. Fuller...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-June-1_43930.html
May 30, 2012
Braskem (São Paulo) says it has signed an agreement with Plantic Technologies (Altona, Australia) for the use of green plastic in packaging in the ‘eco Plastic’...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Braskem-and-Australian-Firm-Form-Partnership-to-Develop-High-Barrier-Packaging-Using-Green-Plastic_43572.html
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