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Tweet In Germany, Cargill says it will invest $82.5 million in a wheat-based ethanol plant in Barby co-located at an existing wheat mill. The distillery will produce 50,000 cubic meters annually, but not for the fuel market. The ethanol will be for pharmaceutical and beverage use instead.
Tweet In Iowa, Cargill announced that it has begun operating its corn wet mill ethanol plant in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Cargill purchased the idled facility from Tate & Lyle in 2011. The corn wet mill ethanol plant will provide the base load corn grind for the campus, and will also support additional business growth in the […]
Evolva and Cargill report fermentation-based steviol glycosides moving to pilot scale ahead of schedule
Tweet In Switzerland, Evolva Holding and Cargill announced that their development program for fermentation-based steviol glycosides is moving into pilot scale ahead of schedule, potentially making it available for commercialization sooner than expected. Earlier this year, Cargill and Evolva entered into an agreement to jointly develop and commercialize fermentation-based steviol glycosides. Steviol glycosides are the […]
Tweet In Indonesia, PT Harapan Sawit Lestari has been granted ISCC sustainability certification for its palm oil plantations. The company, which produced about 130,000 metric tons of palm oil per year, supplies palm oil to Cargill. A smaller-holders cooperative that also supplies to Cargill via PT Hindoli received ISCC certification last summer.
Tweet In Germany, Cargill has asserted that Germany continues to be an attractive business location, with biodiesel regarded as a long-term activity in the country despite the currently tough biofuel market. “If there are possibilities in Germany acquisitions cannot be ruled out if the suitable opportunity arises,” said Cargill’s German head Ludger te Laak. “However […]
Cargill Envirotemp FR3 dielectric fluid identified as technology enabler in new IEEE high temperature insulation standard
Tweet In Minnesota, Cargill reports that demonstrated enhanced thermal capabilities of its Envirotemp FR3 renewable dielectric fluid, which is made from vegetable oil, have been published within a new design standard by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Industry-standard temperature limits for electrical transformers are traditionally capped at 110-degrees Celsius. IEEE’s new standard (C57.154) […]
Tweet In the Netherlands, Royal DSM announced that it has successfully completed the acquisition of Cargill’s cultures and enzymes business. The acquisition, announced on 26 October 2012, will enable DSM to become a global tier one dairy ingredients supplier. The cultures and enzymes business of Cargill is a global leading manufacturer of cultures and enzymes […]
Tweet In Germany, Cargill has closed its Agravis Raiffeisen JV 120,000 metric ton per year biodiesel plant in Wittenberge due to over-capacity. The companies are currently in discussions with potential buyers for the facility that was opened in 2000.
Tweet In the Netherlands, Royal DSM has reached agreement with Cargill to acquire Cargill’s cultures and enzymes business in an all cash transaction for a total enterprise value of EUR85 million. Subject to customary conditions, the transaction is expected to close in the next couple of months. This portion of Cargil’s business covers manufacture of […]
Tweet In Minnesota, Cargill announced it will expand its full line of ester fluids across Europe by mid-2013. The company will add manufacturing capacity to support its recently acquired brand of Envirotemp dielectric fluids, including the industry leading FR3 natural ester fluid. This portfolio of esters meets the specifications of a wide range of transformer […]