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Elevance, Genting deal confirms it: Asia is the new Brazil

Elevance and Genting Enter New Biorefinery Collaboration, in Malaysia. Elevance exclusively responsible for sale of all specialty chemicals produced at biorefinery. What’s going on in the Big East? We hear from Illinois that Elevance Renewable Sciences is announcing a 25:75 collaboration between Elevance and Genting Plantations Berhad — aimed at building a 240,000 MT metathesis […]

July 14, 2014 More

Elevance launches grease processing aid– “Concert GC-350″

In Illinois, Elevance Renewable Sciences announced its commercial launch of Elevance Concert GC-350, a grease processing aid that will be distributed in North America by Acme-Hardesty. “Elevance Concert GC-350 is the newest addition to a growing portfolio of renewable, high-performance ingredient solutions for the lubricant and other industries,” said Robin Weitkamp, Senior Vice President for […]

June 16, 2014 More

Elevance Clean 1200 degreaser launches: renewables titan packs a wallop into all that sustainability

“Commercially available solvent outperforms conventional and bio-based solvents in heavy manufacturing, transportation MRO and industrial food processing degreasing applications,” say the Elevantians. When we last visited with Elevance, they had introduced their third novel product line in a period of rapid commercial deployment dating back to September. Now, there’s a fourth. And a second cleaning […]

June 10, 2014 More

Elevance: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative conversion technology (liquid)”

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for Elevance Renewable Sciences, nominated in the “Transformative conversion technology (liquid)” category for its metathesis 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 […]

March 10, 2014 More

Elevance Expands Commercial Availability of Elevance Aria WTP 40

In Illinois, Elevance Renewable Sciences announced expanded commercial availability of Elevance Aria WTP 40. The company said the high-viscosity lubricant base stock that combines the composition and properties of two key synthetic base stock technologies into a single, high-performance product designed to provide differentiated performance in broad markets such as engine and gear lubricants, industrial […]

February 19, 2014 More

Elevance Renewable Sciences: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Company description: Headquartered in Woodridge, Ill., Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc. is a high-growth specialty chemicals company that creates novel specialty chemicals from natural oils. Using a proprietary technology called olefin metathesis at our world-scale, 180,000 MT biorefinery in Gresik, Indonesia, the company creates high-performance products for use in personal care products, detergents and cleaners, engineered […]

February 11, 2014 More

On the move in the bioeconomy: Elevance, Heliae, Solena, LeSage, VecoPlan

In Illinois, Elevance Renewable Sciences announced that it has hired Robert “Bob” Kumpf as the company’s CTO. Prior to joining Elevance, Kumpf served as Chief Operating Officer at Plextronics and previously as Chief Administrative Officer at Bayer MaterialScience. In Arizona, Heliae announced the promotion of Adrian Galvez to COO, Fred Tennant to VP of Business […]

January 23, 2014 More

LanzaTech, Earth Energy, PGF Biofuels, Elevance make bioeconomy waves with announces

While industry eyes have been nervously fixated on Washington and the EPA’s thought process on targets for renewable fuels in 2014, it has been an incredibly strong week for innovation, with key announcements that advance the narrative at LanzaTech, Elevance, Earth Energy renewables (e.g. “the technology that once pwoered Terrabon, and PGF Biofuels (the first […]

December 5, 2013 More

Elevance accelerates: second commercial-scale biorefinery to be operating in 2016 in Natchez

Success in Indonesia prompts traction, action in Mississippi In Illinois, Elevance Renewable Sciences announced that it has authorized the next significant stage of its second world-scale biorefinery in Natchez, Miss., in order to expand production of its Inherent renewable building blocks in 2016. The decision is based on the successful start-up and operation of Elevance’s […]

October 23, 2013 More

Genomatica, Solazyme, Myriant, LanzaTech and Elevance take top slots in The 30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals for 2013-14

Renewable chemicals developer Genomatica took the #1 spot in the 2013-14 “30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals and Materials” rankings. It is Genomatica’s third consecutive year at the top of the rankings. Solazyme (#2), Myriant (#3), LanzaTech (#4), Elevance Renewable Sciences (#5), Amyris (#6), DSM (#7), Gevo (#8), DuPont Industrial Biosciences (#9), and Novozymes (#10) […]

October 11, 2013 More