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Amyris dives into the renewable solvents industry

Amyris dives into the renewable solvents industry

January 20, 2015 |

In California, Amyris announced plans to launch its first industrial cleaning products containing Amyris’s Myralene™ renewable solvents through U.S. AutoForce and U.S. Lubricants, divisions of U.S. Venture, Inc. This planned partnership will enable Amyris’s high performance renewable industrial cleaning products to gain visibility and access to over 35,000 automotive aftermarket and industrial outlets served by […]

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Amyris: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Amyris: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

January 4, 2015 |

Company description: Amyris is a global renewable products company providing sustainable alternatives to a variety of non-renewable resources. Amyris uses its innovative bioscience technology to convert plant sugars into hydrocarbon molecules. Amyris creates ingredients and is commercializing its No Compromise products in the flavors and fragrances, cosmetics, specialty fluids, polymers, lubricants, and fuels industries. Amyris […]

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Brazil’s ANP clears Amyris’ farnesene in jet fuel at up to 10%

Brazil’s ANP clears Amyris’ farnesene in jet fuel at up to 10%

December 16, 2014 |

In Brazil, Amyris welcomed the approval of its renewable jet fuel by Brazil’s fuels regulator, ANP, clearing the way for the commercialization in Brazil of the Amyris renewable jet fuel in blends of up to 10 percent. “Building on the revised ASTM International standard for aviation turbine fuel approved in June, Brazil’s ANP last week […]

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Amyris, late for its date, but a date with destiny nonetheless

Amyris, late for its date, but a date with destiny nonetheless

November 18, 2014 |

Perky quarterly results prompt a look at the Farnesane Kings, dismissed by the critics some time ago, but lately continuing a big comeback. We have become so accustomed to receiving obituaries of Amyris that recently I was inspired to re-read the Devotions of John Donne to discover if, in fact, he wrote, “Send not to know for […]

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Genomatica, Solazyme, Amyris, BASF take top slots in The 30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals & Materials for 2014-15

Genomatica, Solazyme, Amyris, BASF take top slots in The 30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals & Materials for 2014-15

November 10, 2014 |

Renewable chemicals developer Genomatica took the #1 spot in the 2014-15 “30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals and Materials” rankings, published today in The Digest, the world’s most widely-read advanced bioeconomy daily. It is Genomatica’s fourth consecutive year at the top of the rankings. Solazyme (#2), Amyris (#3), BASF (#4), LanzaTech (#5), DSM (#6), Elevance […]

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Amyris, Solazyme win EPA Presidential Green Chemistry Award

Amyris, Solazyme win EPA Presidential Green Chemistry Award

October 20, 2014 |

In the US, the EPA has awarded the Presidential Green Chemistry Award to five recipients: Amyris, Professor Shannon Stahl, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Solazyme, QD Vision, Inc, and the Solberg Company. Amyris received the prize in the small business category, and Solazyme received one of three awards for “greener reaction conditions, designing greener chemicals, and greener […]

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New York Times laud farnesane in Amyris-Total development

New York Times laud farnesane in Amyris-Total development

October 12, 2014 |

In New York, The New York Times in writing about the Amyris-Total renewable jet fuel, said “fuels like farnesane hold the elusive promise of better energy security, reduced carbon emissions and lower fuel costs. The Times added: “The global aviation industry has also set ambitious goals to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, including slashing emissions by […]

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KLM picks Amyris-Total renewable jet fuel as climate takes center stage in NY and at the UN

KLM picks Amyris-Total renewable jet fuel as climate takes center stage in NY and at the UN

September 24, 2014 |

Renewable jet fuel makes another remove forward — as a new study concludes that delay on implementing RFS2 could be the equivalent of building 5.5 new coal-fired power plants in terms of CO2. In New York, KLM tipped that it intends to fly on Amyris-Total renewable jet fuel, as soon as it receives favorable advice […]

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Amyris aims for huge second half for 2014 as in-line Q2 earnings announced

Amyris aims for huge second half for 2014 as in-line Q2 earnings announced

August 10, 2014 |

The Pharaohs of Farnesene continue to pick up momentum. In California, Amyris reported a net loss of $35.5M for the second quarter of 2014 on sales of $9.3M, with a 5.4 percent increase in sales over Q2 2013. Renewable product sales were $4.4M for the quarter, while “Recognized grants and collaborations revenues” reached $4.9M. In […]

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Amyris partners with Gol on first international commercial flights

Amyris partners with Gol on first international commercial flights

July 9, 2014 |

In Florida, Amyris has partnered with Brazilian airline GOL to begin the first commercial route with farnesane, the recently approved renewable jet fuel. GOL has committed to fly its Boeing 737 fleet with up to a 10 percent blend of the renewable fuel on its U.S. to Brazil routes starting with initial flights later this […]

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