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69% of chemical industry has embraced sustainability, says Genomatica and ICIS survey

69% of chemical industry has embraced sustainability, says Genomatica and ICIS survey

September 8, 2014 |

In California, Genomatica has announced the results of a survey on sustainability issues in the chemical industry. Key findings from 958 respondents include: 69% say their company has a sustainability policy in place or are currently developing one. 67% describe their company’s top business priority in sustainability as either promoting or marketing sustainable products, taking […]

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The Hottest Companies: Genomatica Photo Votes for 2014-15

The Hottest Companies: Genomatica Photo Votes for 2014-15

September 7, 2014 |

Here are the photo votes received for Genomatica in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, Renewable Chemicals & Biomaterials. More on photo voting in this years’ rankings process, here. Above: Photo Vote of the week for 9/8/14 PHOTO VOTE of the WEEK for 9/1/14 (below)

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Cambrian Innovation and Genomatica receive World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer awards

Cambrian Innovation and Genomatica receive World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer awards

September 1, 2014 |

In Switzerland, the World Economic Forum has named both Cambrian Innovation and Genomatica as a 2015 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer. Cambrian employs a bioelectric technology to cost-effectively clean wastewater by generating significant clean energy in the process, assisting with sustainable management of water resources. Genomatica, on the other hand, was recognized for its biotechnology-based […]

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Mötley Crue, Poison alert: INVISTA, BASF, and Genomatica team for sustainable spandex

Mötley Crue, Poison alert: INVISTA, BASF, and Genomatica team for sustainable spandex

July 10, 2014 |

We hear from the whispering winds of Wichita that INVISTA, the redoubtable owner of the Lycra and Stainmaster brands, amongst many others, has introduced the only commercial offering of a bio-derived spandex available globally and for use in a wide variety of apparel fabrics and garments. According to INVISTA: “Approximately 70 percent by weight of […]

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Genomatica awarded prestigious Bioeconomy Leadership Award

Genomatica awarded prestigious Bioeconomy Leadership Award

April 27, 2014 |

In California, Genomatic has been selected as the recipient of the 2014 Bioeconomy Leadership Award, awarded by the Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals. The company was recognized for driving the first genuine commercialization of a biobased process for the production of a high-volume intermediate chemical (1,4-butanediol, or BDO). Genomatica is also developing processes […]

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Genomatica, Renmatix pick up 2014 Bloomberg New Energy Pioneers Award

Genomatica, Renmatix pick up 2014 Bloomberg New Energy Pioneers Award

April 7, 2014 |

Genomatica and Renmatix have been named winners of the 2014 Bloomberg New Energy Pioneers Award for developing process technologies to produce widely-used chemicals from alternative feedstocks rather than petroleum. Genomatica’s processes are designed to produce the exact same chemicals while delivering better economics and a smaller environmental footprint. Every year, Bloomberg recognizes ten game-changing companies […]

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Genomatica: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative molecule (biobased chemical)”

Genomatica: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative molecule (biobased chemical)”

March 10, 2014 |

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for Genomatica, nominated in the “Transformative molecule (biobased chemical)” category for its BDO 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 count […]

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Genomatica: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Genomatica: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

February 18, 2014 |

Company description:  Genomatica is a widely-recognized technology leader for the chemical industry. It develops comprehensive manufacturing processes that enable its licensee partners to produce the world’s most widely-used chemicals a ‘better way,’ from alternative feedstocks, with better economics and greater sustainability than petroleum-based processes. Genomatica has the distinction of driving the first genuine commercialization of a […]

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

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

December 31, 2013 |

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 […]

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Heard on the Floor at Bio Pac Rim: Sapphire Energy, Philipps 66, Monsanto, Novozymes, Braskem and Genomatica unveil key tie-ups

Heard on the Floor at Bio Pac Rim: Sapphire Energy, Philipps 66, Monsanto, Novozymes, Braskem and Genomatica unveil key tie-ups

December 11, 2013 |

Three Hot 30 / Hot 50 companies partner with giants in agriculture, chemicals and petroleum. In California, three major tie-ups between top-ranked developing bioeconomy darlings and old-line giants were the buzz on the second day of BIO’s annual Pac-Rim event in San Diego. Just after word about Sapphire Energy and Philipps 66′s tie-up was announced, […]

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