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ZeaChem: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

ZeaChem is a developer of highly efficient biorefineries for the conversion of cellulosic biomass into economical and sustainable advanced biofuels and bio-based chemicals. Our indirect approach leapfrogs the yield and carbon dioxide (CO2) problems associated with traditional and cellulosic-based processes. ZeaChem’s patented process offers the highest yield at the lowest cost, with the lowest fossil […]

April 14, 2014 More

ZeaChem: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Plant or integrated biorefinery”

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for ZeaChem, nominated in the “Plant or integrated biorefinery” category for its Boardman, OR project. 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

Hottest Companies: ZeaChem

Voting for ZeaChem in the Hot 50 or Hot 30 Rankings You can vote on the web for this company in the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy or the 30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals and Materials — by clicking on the icons above to “Like” or “Tweet” this page. Any web votes you record […]

August 25, 2013 More

ZeaChem gets EPA registration for cellulosic RIN production

In Oregon, ZeaChem announced that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) confirmed the successful registration of ZeaChem’s demonstration biorefinery in Boardman, Ore., to generate cellulosic biofuel RINs. The EPA Fuels Programs Registered Company/Facility ID List has been updated accordingly with ZeaChem’s biorefinery verified as an approved registered facility for the production of Renewable Fuel Standard […]

July 31, 2013 More

ZeaChem: Operations temporarily minimized at Boardman

There have been rumors flying around the industry in recent days regarding ZeaChem. Anything from “laying off 27 staff and shutting down operations in Boardman” to “the plant is going to get parted out and sold.” Let’s set the record straight. This, from ZeaChem’s Director, Public Affairs, Carrie Atiyeh: “ZeaChem recently had to scale back […]

March 28, 2013 More

ZeaChem Begins Production of Cellulosic Chemicals and Ethanol, Advances Toward Commercialization

ZeaChem announced that it has produced commercial-grade cellulosic chemicals and ethanol at its 250,000 gallons per year (GPY) biorefinery in Boardman, Ore. Among the first operational cellulosic biorefineries in the world, this demonstration facility showcases the scalability of ZeaChem’s biorefining process and serves as a key stepping-stone toward large-scale commercial production. “ZeaChem is developing the […]

March 12, 2013 More

New 5-Minute Biofuels Digest Guides to Amyris, Enerkem, Gevo, LanzaTech, LS9, Novozymes, POET, Sapphire Energy, Solazyme, ZeaChem

Biofuels Digest has released the next wave of its 5-Minute Guides – a “news you can use” digest on the leading companies in biofuels. This release updates 10 guides for the latest developments through Q1 2013. Each 5-Minute Guide provides a company description, latest news, awards, and Biofuels Digest feature stories; 3 top milestones for […]

January 8, 2013 More

ZeaChem: Biofuels Digest’s 5-Minute Guide (Q1 2013 update)

Address: 215 Union Blvd., Suite 500, Lakewood, CO 80228 Year Founded: 2002 Company description: ZeaChem is a developer of highly efficient biorefineries for the conversion of cellulosic biomass into economical and sustainable advanced biofuels and bio-based chemicals. Our indirect approach leapfrogs the yield and carbon dioxide (CO2) problems associated with traditional and cellulosic-based processes. ZeaChem’s […]

January 8, 2013 More

Biofuels Digest’s 2012 Best Project (demonstration) Award: ZeaChem — Boardman, OR

Like INEOS Bio, ZeaChem is a hybrid that features both gasification and fermentation elements. The mechanical completion of the core of its demonstration-scale project was a highlight this year — on budget, on time. What makes this project even more interesting is that, even after moving through lab to pilot and now demonstration, no one […]

December 31, 2012 More

Zeachem checking out Australia and Asia for next plants

In Australia, Zeachem is on the hunt for sites in Australia and Asia to build plants for its cellulosic-based technology for producing intermediates acetic acid and ethyl acetate as well as ethanol. Newer international investors Australia’s Macquarie Bank and Japanese commodity trader Itochu Corporation are well placed to help the company develop production facilities in […]

November 22, 2012 More