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Solazyme trims revenues, losses, adds BASF, UPS as customers in Q2 2015 report: what does it mean?

Solazyme trims revenues, losses, adds BASF, UPS as customers in Q2 2015 report: what does it mean?

August 2, 2015 |

In California, Solazyme reported Q2 revenues of $11.7M compared with $15.9M in Q22014. GAAP net loss was $37.2 million for Q2 2015, compared to net loss of $42.9M in the prior year period. The company said that “year over year decline in revenues was due to expected decreases in funded program revenue as well as […]

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Digest Bioeconomy Index drops to 58.98 as advanced bio falls, led by Solazyme’s tumble

Digest Bioeconomy Index drops to 58.98 as advanced bio falls, led by Solazyme’s tumble

August 2, 2015 |

The Digest Bioeconomy Index, an index of publicly traded advanced bioeconomy stocks, dropped 1.68 percent to 58.98 as advanced bio fell primarily led by Solazyme’s tumble.  For the day, Solazyme (SZYM) dumped 20.41 percent after a miss on Q2 earnings erased earlier-week gains, while Aemetis (AMTX) gave back 6.11 percent to $3.56.  Among other equities, […]

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Shampoo, New and Improved! BASF and Solazyme Launch the First Commercial Microalgae-Derived Betaine Surfactant

Shampoo, New and Improved! BASF and Solazyme Launch the First Commercial Microalgae-Derived Betaine Surfactant

July 29, 2015 |

In California, BASF and Solazyme have launched of the first commercial surfactant derived from microalgae oil, a high performance algal betaine for use in home and personal care applications. Generally speaking, surfactants, which are the “lifting agents,” if you will, that power the work of detergents and shampoos, are made from C12 to C14 medium […]

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Solazyme Bunge JV completes critical Power, steam upgrade: “key inflection point” says analyst

Solazyme Bunge JV completes critical Power, steam upgrade: “key inflection point” says analyst

July 3, 2015 |

In Brazil, Solazyme Bunge Renewable Oils has successfully completed two key power and steam redundancy improvement projects including the construction and activation of an electrical grid tie-in, and the tie-in and activation of a second steam boiler. These projects were completed within the previously provided timeline and are now operational. Jeffrey Osborne of Cowen & […]

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Solazyme lands Brazil’s Natura Cosméticos as a major customer for AlgaPūr Microalgae Oil

Solazyme lands Brazil’s Natura Cosméticos as a major customer for AlgaPūr Microalgae Oil

June 10, 2015 |

In California, Natura Cosméticos and Solazyme announced that Natura is purchasing Solazyme’s high-performance AlgaPūr Microalgae Oil, which will be incorporated into Natura’s multiple product lines. The move follows one year of testing and product validation using Solazyme’s AlgaPūr oils, which offer “higher hydration levels, a silky but not greasy skin feel, mildness on the skin, […]

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Solazyme’s product revenue shoots up 20% in Q1 2015 earnings report

Solazyme’s product revenue shoots up 20% in Q1 2015 earnings report

May 7, 2015 |

In California, Solazyme announced a loss of $34.7 million on sales of $12.6 million compared with a $34.7 million loss on $12.4 million in sales for Q1 2014. Product revenue of $8.8 million was up 20% versus the comparable quarter. Comments from Solazyme “We are executing against our operating plan for 2015 and are pleased […]

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Solazyme, Flotek Industries ink major advanced drilling fluid pact

Solazyme, Flotek Industries ink major advanced drilling fluid pact

April 14, 2015 |

In California, Flotek Industries and Solazyme announced agreements to globally commercialize Flocapso, an innovative, advanced drilling fluid additive. In addition, Flotek will market Solazyme’s Encapso lubricant – the first commercially available, biodegradable encapsulated lubricant for drilling fluids – in certain Middle Eastern markets. Under the Joint Product Development and Marketing Agreement, Flotek and Solazyme will […]

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Solazyme: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Solazyme: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

February 8, 2015 |

Solazyme, Inc. is a renewable oil and bioproducts company that transforms a range of low-cost plant-based sugars into high-value oils. Headquartered in South San Francisco, Solazyme’s renewable products can replace or enhance oils derived from the world’s three existing sources – petroleum, plants and animal fats. Initially, Solazyme is focused on commercializing its products into […]

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Genomatica, Solazyme, Amyris, BASF take top slots in The 30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals & Materials for 2014-15

Genomatica, Solazyme, Amyris, BASF take top slots in The 30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals & Materials for 2014-15

November 10, 2014 |

Renewable chemicals developer Genomatica took the #1 spot in the 2014-15 “30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals and Materials” rankings, published today in The Digest, the world’s most widely-read advanced bioeconomy daily. It is Genomatica’s fourth consecutive year at the top of the rankings. Solazyme (#2), Amyris (#3), BASF (#4), LanzaTech (#5), DSM (#6), Elevance […]

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What’s up with Solazyme? Stock free-falls after Moema ramp-up delayed

What’s up with Solazyme? Stock free-falls after Moema ramp-up delayed

November 6, 2014 |

Revenue and customer numbers are up at Solazyme, 60% YOY growth from Q3 2013 to Q3 2014. But a slowdown in the rollout at Moema capacity leads to a spectacular 58% one-day drop in the stock price. What happened? If you’ve been following the Biofuels Digest Index, you’ll have noticed in recent months that Solazyme has […]

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