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Lightning sets fire to 10,000 stover bales at DuPont’s Nevada plant

Lightning sets fire to 10,000 stover bales at DuPont’s Nevada plant

August 8, 2016 |

In Iowa, a lightning strike set fire to some of DuPont’s stover bale storage at its cellulosic ethanol plant in Nevada on Friday night. An estimated 10,000 bales have been burned. The facility uses an estimated 700,000 bales of stover per year at full production. As of Monday, though the fire is out it is […]

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Making it work for the Grower: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to DuPont’s cellulosic feedstock

Making it work for the Grower: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to DuPont’s cellulosic feedstock

July 18, 2016 |

DuPont has developed a three-part strategy to deliver these new technologies to the growing biofuels market to help biofuels become more competitive with petroleum. The strategy includes: (1) improving existing ethanol production through differentiated agriculture seed products and crop protection solutions as well as through improved bioprocessing aids and enzymes that allow animals to get […]

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DuPont Industrial Biosciences boosts methane yields with New Enzyme Product for Biogas

DuPont Industrial Biosciences boosts methane yields with New Enzyme Product for Biogas

July 6, 2016 |

In Delaware, DuPont Industrial Biosciences announced the launch of OPTIMASH AD-100, an innovative new enzyme product that will help biomethane producers improve biogas yields and process robustness, which is expected to ultimately increase their revenue and profitability. OPTIMASH AD-100 represents DuPont Industrial Biosciences’ entry into the growing biogas sector, with an enzyme that has been […]

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DuPont seeks to intervene in ethanol industry suit against EPA for RFS cuts

DuPont seeks to intervene in ethanol industry suit against EPA for RFS cuts

February 9, 2016 |

In Washington, DuPont has filed a motion to intervene in the case brought against the Environmental Protection Agency by American Coalition for Ethanol, Americans for Clean Energy, Biotechnology Innovation Organization, Growth Energy, National Corn Growers Association, National Sorghum Producers and the Renewable Fuels Association in the DC Circuit Court of Appeals saying that the lower […]

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DuPont Industrial Biosciences, ADM find “breakthrough process” for a “long-sought molecule”

DuPont Industrial Biosciences, ADM find “breakthrough process” for a “long-sought molecule”

January 19, 2016 |

In Delaware, DuPont Industrial Biosciences and Archer Daniels Midland announced a new breakthrough process in producing FDME from fructose, with “the potential to expand the materials landscape in the 21st century with exciting and truly novel, high-performance renewable materials”, the companies said in a joint release. You’ll love it. You’ll need it. You’ll want it. […]

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New building block: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Dupont, ADM’s novel FDME pathway

New building block: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Dupont, ADM’s novel FDME pathway

January 19, 2016 |

This week, DuPont Industrial Biosciences and Archer Daniels Midland announced a new “breakthrough process” in producing FDME from fructose, with “the potential to expand the materials landscape in the 21st century with exciting and truly novel, high-performance renewable materials”, the companies said in a joint release. It’s FDME, or furan dicarboxylic methyl ester, with applications in packaging, […]

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LanzaTech holds lead in Hot 50 in last week of voting; Novozymes, Amyris, DuPont, DSM, REG, BASF, POET, Algenol and Genomatica in the hunt. 

LanzaTech holds lead in Hot 50 in last week of voting; Novozymes, Amyris, DuPont, DSM, REG, BASF, POET, Algenol and Genomatica in the hunt. 

January 12, 2016 |

In Florida, early voting rankings were released today for 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, representing roughly 90% of the overall subscriber vote expected. Subscriber voting ends Friday, January 15 at 5pm ET. The Hot 50 rankings will be announced live at ABLC 2016 in Washington DC at 6pm on February 17, 2016. Below, we’ve […]

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DuPont’s $75M acquisition of Dyadic’s industrial biotechnology business closes

DuPont’s $75M acquisition of Dyadic’s industrial biotechnology business closes

January 3, 2016 |

In Florida, Dyadic International announced the closing of the previously announced sale of substantially all of the assets of its Industrial Technology business to DuPont’s Industrial Biosciences business for $75 million in cash.  As previously announced, following the closing, Dyadic intends to focus exclusively on its biopharmaceutical business. In connection with the closing of the […]

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LanzaTech takes the lead in Hot 50, two weeks before the close of voting;  Novozymes, Amyris, DuPont, DSM, REG, BASF, POET, and Genomatica in the hunt. 

LanzaTech takes the lead in Hot 50, two weeks before the close of voting;  Novozymes, Amyris, DuPont, DSM, REG, BASF, POET, and Genomatica in the hunt. 

December 29, 2015 |

In Florida, early voting rankings were released today for 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, representing roughly 70% of the overall subscriber vote expected. Subscriber voting ends Friday January 15 at 5pm ET. The Hot 50 rankings will be announced live at ABLC 2016 in Washington DC at 6pm on February 17, 2016. Below, we’ve […]

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DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol to wind down demo facility in Tennessee

DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol to wind down demo facility in Tennessee

December 24, 2015 |

In Tennessee, DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol LLC and The University of Tennessee Research Foundation is closing down its jointly developed demonstration biorefinery in Vonore. The project was awarded $70.5 million in support from the state in 2007 while the company says it has invested $85 million. The 250,000 gallon per year facility was designed to […]

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