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American Refining Group commits to 33.3% equity in Amyris-Cosan JV

American Refining Group commits to 33.3% equity in Amyris-Cosan JV

July 19, 2016 |

In California, American Refining Group, Inc. and Novvi LLC, a joint venture of Amyris, Inc and Cosan S.A. announced that ARG has committed to a 33.3% equity investment into the joint venture. Both Amyris and Cosan will continue to hold share ownership stakes in Novvi, together with ARG. Novvi’s products and technology are recognized by […]

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Amyris busts a move: major deals with Givaudan, Ginkgo

Amyris busts a move: major deals with Givaudan, Ginkgo

June 29, 2016 |

Zombies with attitude. New partnerships for making magic molecules and exploitin’ the heck out of ’em. These days, nothing in Hollywood beats a great zombie movie, more than 50 have been released in recent years. Zombies rise from the dead, and change everything around them. It’s not always pretty, or predictable, but they’re a disruptive force. […]

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Motley Fool rips apart Intrexon and Amyris

Motley Fool rips apart Intrexon and Amyris

June 21, 2016 |

In New York, Motley Fool has come out hitting hard at Intrexon and Amyris, convinced that the latter is on its way to a slow death and the former, that despite trying its hardest to not repeat the mistakes Amyris made, has instead made others that have basically sentenced it to death as well. Perhaps […]

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Amyris announces Cathay Pacific’s two-year commitment to flying with its fuel

Amyris announces Cathay Pacific’s two-year commitment to flying with its fuel

June 13, 2016 |

In California, Amyris announced that on May 29, 2016 Cathay Pacific commenced a two-year program of flights from Toulouse to Hong Kong using Amyris renewable jet fuel.  The initial 12-hour flight was the longest flight using a renewable jet fuel to date, further underpinning the ‘drop-in’ characteristics of Amyris Biojet fuels. Cathay took delivery of […]

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Amyris & CJ CheilJedang Corporation partner to expand farnese to Asia

Amyris & CJ CheilJedang Corporation partner to expand farnese to Asia

May 22, 2016 |

In California, Amyris and CJ CheilJedang Corporation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to support large-scale manufacturing of Amyris’s farnesene in existing CJ facilities. CJ is a leading producer of fermentation-based products such as feed amino acids, MSG, and nucleotides. The arrangement described in the MOU would enable Amyris to utilize CJ’s state of the […]

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The Big Year Continues: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Amyris

The Big Year Continues: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Amyris

May 16, 2016 |

Amyris reported Q1 2016 net loss of $15,3M on revenues of 8.8 million, compared with $7.9 million for the first quarter of 2015. The increase from Q1 2015 included product sales growth of 50% over Q1 2015 driven by continued growth in the personal care business. Approximately 92% of Q1 2016 product sales related to […]

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Amyris inks 5-year $100M+ biofene supply pact for nutraceutical market

Amyris inks 5-year $100M+ biofene supply pact for nutraceutical market

April 28, 2016 |

In California, the Eco-Emirs of Emeryville, Amyris executed a five year Biofene supply agreement with a global nutraceuticals company. Upping the ante from January This new, long-term agreement replaces the parties’ one-year purchase agreement, which was previously announced on January 4, 2016.  More on that deal here. Under the new supply agreement, the mystery customer […]

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Demand for Amyris farnesene requires production expansion at Brotas plant

Demand for Amyris farnesene requires production expansion at Brotas plant

March 22, 2016 |

In Brazil, Amyris announced an expansion project to add a dedicated flavors & fragrances manufacturing unit to its Brotas industrial fermentation complex in Brazil. This planned expansion enables the company to meet demand for contracted flavors and fragrances molecules for its collaboration partners. The expansion provides for focused use of the current Brotas industrial fermentation […]

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Amyris Biossance launches “The Refresher” biodegradable makeup removing cloths

Amyris Biossance launches “The Refresher” biodegradable makeup removing cloths

March 20, 2016 |

In California, Biossance has released its new Refresher Makeup Removing Cloths ─ marking the fourth product announced since brand launch in June 2015. Now available at biossance.com and HSN, The Refresher is a package of biodegradable cleansing cloths enriched with an all-natural antioxidant blend of ingredients that gently remove makeup and impurities without leaving skin […]

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Amyris, REG, GFB, oil prices, infrastructure, incentives: 8 new episodes of BioChannelTV’s Faces, The New Voices

Amyris, REG, GFB, oil prices, infrastructure, incentives: 8 new episodes of BioChannelTV’s Faces, The New Voices

March 13, 2016 |

BioChannel.TV is streaming 5 new episodes of Faces, the one-to-one interview program, featuring REG CEO Dan Oh, Amyris CEO John Melo, Green Ox Pallets president Adam Pener, GF Biochemicals CCO Marcel van Berkel, and Netherlands Minister Economic Remco Zeeuw. And, three new episodes of The New Voices, the “why can’t a renewables policy program be […]

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