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Iowa couple suing DuPont Danisco over stover fires at Nevada plant

In Iowa, a couple owning 42 acres near the cellulosic ethanol plant under development near the town of Nevada is suing DuPont because of a March fire that burned thousands of tons of corn stover, and what they claim is the risk of more damage. The plant has had five fires over the past years. The […]

May 21, 2014 More

DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman Calls on Congress, Administration to Preserve Renewable Fuel Standard

Kullman Accepts 2014 George Washington Carver Award at BIO World Congress in Philadelphia In Pennsylvania, at the 11th Annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology today, DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman called on Congress and the administration to ensure regulatory stability for the renewable fuel industry by preserving the Renewable Fuel Standard, regulations ensuring renewable fuel makers market […]

May 13, 2014 More

DuPont Industrial Biosciences: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Two years ago, DuPont purchased Danisco and its Genencor unit and added their expertise into a new unit: DuPont Industrial Biosciences. This integration allows us to optimize DuPont’s bioscience technology and commercialization capabilities with Genencor’s biofuel enzyme technology. DuPont is committed to being a part of the solution to develop renewably sourced biofuels. For close […]

March 17, 2014 More

DuPont sets the pace as Biofuels Digest’s Transformative Technologies 2014 voting is underway

DuPont leading in two categories (and its JV Butamax also in the lead); Sapphire Energy, Ceres, Genomatica, Heliae, MBI, OriginOil, KiOR Evogene, DuPont, Cool Planet, Edeniq and Sierra Energy among the early leaders as voting gets underway. In Florida, The Digest announced nominations for Transformative Technologies 2014, in which organizations are recognized for their impact […]

March 11, 2014 More

DuPont: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative molecule (biobased material)”

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for DuPont, nominated in the “Transformative molecule (biobased material)” category for its Sirona fiber technology. Voting Rules All voting is exclusively via social media this year. To vote, simply click on the Tweet, Like or Share link in on this page. Each tweet, like or share will […]

March 10, 2014 More

DuPont: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative Enzyme”

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for DuPont, nominated in the “Transformative Enzyme or organic catalyst” category for its Accellerase Trio platform Voting Rules All voting is exclusively via social media this year. To vote, simply click on the Tweet, Like or Share link in on this page. Each tweet, like or share […]

March 9, 2014 More

DuPont and Story County partner for Farm Watch safety program

In Iowa, DuPont and the Story County Sheriff’s Office have partnered to develop the first Farm Watch program in Iowa to enhance security and safety of rural residents and farmers. The program will involve rural community citizens in an effort to prevent crime in areas surrounded by farms and large parcels of land. Farm Watch […]

February 10, 2014 More

Vilsack; POET, LanzaTech, Beta Renewables, Genomatica, DuPont, Solazyme, KiOR, Raizen, REG execs win Top 100 People in the Bioeconomy poll for 2013-14

In the annual poll, voters reward key fighters on the RFS2 front, companies reaching scale, and pioneers in renewable chemicals. Top 300 recognized. In Florida, US Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack headed the “Top 100 People in the Bioeconomy” as voted by the readers of The Digest and the publication’s editorial board. Vilsack was followed […]

December 31, 2013 More

Arcadia Biosciences and DuPont Pioneer to collaborate on sorghum technology development

In California and Iowa, Arcadia Biosciences and DuPont Pioneer announced their intention to collaborate to develop enabling technology to help manage pollen flow in sorghum. This technology will help facilitate the development and deployment of agronomic and quality traits in the crop. Under the agreement, Arcadia receives exclusive global rights to develop specified Pioneer technology […]

December 2, 2013 More

Strong North America Performance Validates Corn Market Share Gain for DuPont

In Delaware, DuPont announced it has gained more than one point in North America corn market share for its Pioneer seed business and strong harvest results in 2013. “Pioneer brand products, coupled with our industry-leading agronomic and technical support, delivered strong yield performance again on growers’ farms this year, validating the more than one point […]

November 19, 2013 More