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Invista signs third biobased butadiene development deal

12:50 PM MDT | September 9, 2013

Invista and computational biology company SilicoLife (Guimaràƒes, Portugal) have announced a collaboration to develop new technologies enabling bioderived processes for the production of industrial chemicals, including butadiene. Invista, a major consumer of butadiene for nylon-6,6 production, is also collaborating with biocatalysis firm Arzeda (Seattle) and gas-fermentation firm LanzaTech (Chicago) to develop alternative routes to...

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