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Leather without the cow: Flokser launches Artificial Leather based on DuPont Tate & Lyle, BioAmber ingredients

Leather without the cow: Flokser launches Artificial Leather based on DuPont Tate & Lyle, BioAmber ingredients

June 27, 2015 |

Unique synthetic leather fabric has 70% bio-content, based on BioAmber’s Bio-SA and DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products’ PDO In Canada, BioAmber announced that the Flokser Group has successfully developed an innovative artificial leather fabric using bio-based materials supplied by DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products and BioAmber. Flokser has launched this new synthetic leather fabric […]

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EPA hearings on Renewable Fuel Standard: Statement by DuPont

EPA hearings on Renewable Fuel Standard: Statement by DuPont

June 25, 2015 |

“DuPont believes the proposed 2014 to 2016 Renewable Fuel Standards (RFS) rule is misguided and is a major step backward. Since the RFS was first enacted, the United States has quickly risen to lead the world in biofuels technology and execution. But that leadership is now hanging in the balance, dependent upon the actions of […]

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DuPont Industrial Biosciences: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

DuPont Industrial Biosciences: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

April 19, 2015 |

Several years ago, DuPont purchased Danisco and its Genencor unit and added their expertise into a new unit: DuPont Industrial Biosciences. This integration allows DuPont to optimize its bioscience technology and commercialization capabilities with Genencor’s biofuel enzyme technology. DuPont has developed a three-part strategy to deliver these new technologies to the growing biofuels market to […]

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DuPont and Monsanto agree to settlement, dismiss litigation

DuPont and Monsanto agree to settlement, dismiss litigation

December 29, 2014 |

In Missouri, DuPont and Monsanto have announced that they have agreed on a settlement regarding their patent infringement lawsuits pending in the U.S. District Court in St. Louis, and that they will be dismissing the suits. Upon dismissal, the two companies will have no litigation against each other. The terms of the settlement are not […]

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Update from DuPont on its Nevada project – labor shortages, new ethanol marketer deal

Update from DuPont on its Nevada project – labor shortages, new ethanol marketer deal

October 28, 2014 |

With the Abengoa and POET-DSM openings behind us, time to look ahead to the next one: DuPont’s 30 million gallon plant in Nevada, Iowa. We had been expecting mechanical completion by New Year’s — that’s slipped back into Q1, with labor shortages in Iowa dragging out the timeline several weeks. As a result — shortages […]

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DuPont, Ethanol Europe Renewables ink pact for cellulosic ethanol in Macedonia

DuPont, Ethanol Europe Renewables ink pact for cellulosic ethanol in Macedonia

October 16, 2014 |

Macedonian government joins as signatory for MOU. 100 million liter cellulosic refinery could start construction in 2016. As much of the advanced biofuels industry heads for Kansas to take part in the opening ceremonies for Abengoa’s cellulosic ethanol refinery in Hugoton, news arrives from Skopje, Macedonia that the Republic of Macedonia today joined a MOU to […]

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DuPont convinced cellulosic ethanol R&D will pay off

DuPont convinced cellulosic ethanol R&D will pay off

October 8, 2014 |

In Switzerland, DuPont’s activist investor Nelson Peltz says the cellulosic ethanol plant in Nevada, Iowa is an example of extravagant, expensive science projects that has destroyed shareholder value, but the company has bounced back saying that following all of the R&D invested in the facility, it is certain the plant will make money. Ensuring that […]

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DuPont and P&G team to put cellulosic ethanol in North American Tide

DuPont and P&G team to put cellulosic ethanol in North American Tide

October 6, 2014 |

In Switzerland, DuPont and Procter & Gamble announced a collaboration to use cellulosic ethanol in North American Tide® laundry detergent, a first of its kind. Tide Cold Water will be the first brand in the world to blend cellulosic ethanol in a scalable and commercial way. Ethanol has long been a key ingredient in the […]

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DuPont chooses Murex to market cellulosic ethanol from Iowa facility

DuPont chooses Murex to market cellulosic ethanol from Iowa facility

September 17, 2014 |

In Iowa, DuPont Industrial Biosciences announced the selection of Murex LLC to market the cellulosic ethanol produced from its 30-million-gallon-per-year plant in Nevada, Iowa. By choosing Murex as its marketing partner, DuPont adds an industry veteran to its team. In addition to Murex’s strong presence in the domestic ethanol market, the company has been the […]

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Editor’s Sketchbook: DuPont cellulosic ethanol project, Nevada, IA

Editor’s Sketchbook: DuPont cellulosic ethanol project, Nevada, IA

September 11, 2014 |

It towers above the surrounding central Iowa countryside like the Launch Assembly Building lords it over Cape Canaveral — it’s the new DuPont cellulosic ethanol project, on the outskirts of the town of Nevada. Functional yet inspiring, imposing yet accessible — when it opens before year end 2014 it is sure to be a monumental addition […]

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