Category: 8-Slide Guide

The Building Blocks of a Bioeconomy: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Avantium

The Building Blocks of a Bioeconomy: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Avantium

May 11, 2018 |

The company is now safely emerged from its celebrated IPO, and is embarked on the development of the first commercial plant project with its JV partner BASF — so, its been a big period and even more critical thresholds lie ahead for Avantium. Avantium’s YXY technology converts plant-based sugar into chemicals and plastics, including 2,5-furandicarboxylic […]

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From Gen1 to High-value: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Aemetis

From Gen1 to High-value: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Aemetis

May 10, 2018 |

Aemetis owns and operates 110 million gallons per year of ethanol and biodiesel facilities in the US and India, and is upgrading the plants using patented technology to produce lower carbon, higher value advanced biofuels and chemicals using lower cost, non-food energy sources and feedstocks. Of special interest is the Aemetis cellulosic refinery using agricultural […]

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The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to the Biorefinery of the Future

The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to the Biorefinery of the Future

May 10, 2018 |

What will biorefineries look like, accomplish and cost in the future? Daniel Lane of Saille Consulting and Lee Enterprises Consulting looked at that topic in this illuminating overview of the promise and prospects for the technological future at ABLC 2018 in Washington 2018.

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Tech-agnostic, integrated, diversified biorefineries: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to SG Preston

Tech-agnostic, integrated, diversified biorefineries: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to SG Preston

May 8, 2018 |

SG Preston is a Philadelphia-based bioenergy company, which has unveiled its Multi-Facility Program that will include the development and construction of a series of commercial volume, advanced biofuels manufacturing plants, initially in the U.S. Midwest and Canada. Here’s an overview of the company and its technologies and plans. Not to mention, a partnership with Jet Blue for […]

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Accelerating Ag Innovation: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to the USDA Agricultural Research Service

Accelerating Ag Innovation: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to the USDA Agricultural Research Service

May 7, 2018 |

The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s chief scientific in-house research agency. ARS conducts research to develop and transfer solutions to agricultural problems of high national priority and provide information access and dissemination to: Ensure high-quality, safe food, and other agricultural products; Assess the nutritional needs of Americans; Sustain a competitive agricultural economy; […]

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Succinctly succinic: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Reverdia and bio-succinic acid

Succinctly succinic: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Reverdia and bio-succinic acid

May 3, 2018 |

Reverdia is a joint venture between Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, and Roquette Frères, the global starch and starch-derivatives company. Reverdia is dedicated to be the global leader in the market for sustainable succinic acid, focusing on market development by establishing partnerships with direct and indirect customers, building on customer […]

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What’s the latest in bioenergy R&D, DOE? The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to US DOE’s Bioenergy Technologies Office

What’s the latest in bioenergy R&D, DOE? The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to US DOE’s Bioenergy Technologies Office

May 2, 2018 |

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (establishes partnerships with key public and private stakeholders to develop technologies for producing cost-competitive advanced biofuels from non-food biomass resources, including cellulosic biomass, algae, and wet waste (e.g., biosolids). BETO works with a broad spectrum of government, industrial, academic, agricultural, and nonprofit partners across the United States […]

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Integrating biology and chemistry: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to the Center for Biorenewable Chemicals

Integrating biology and chemistry: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to the Center for Biorenewable Chemicals

May 1, 2018 |

CBiRC was founded in 2008 with funding from NSF, creating an Engineering Research Center focused on advanced manufacturing for sustainable biobased chemicals. The R&D program creates a multi-year, interdisciplinary, multi-institutional center that joins academia, industry and government in partnership to produce transformational engineered systems. Peter Keeling gave this illuminating overview of CBIRC’s work at ABLC […]

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The Undiscovered Furan Country: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Origin Materials

The Undiscovered Furan Country: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Origin Materials

April 30, 2018 |

Origin is a new kind of chemical company, focused on the future of materials science. By finding value in underutilized feedstocks like cardboard, wood waste and agricultural residues, they invent new and better materials for humanity. Origin’s Kim Raiford gave this illuminating overview of the company’s promise and progress at ABLC 2018 in Washington DC.

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Green Technology Born in Reality: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Renewable Chemicals

Green Technology Born in Reality: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Renewable Chemicals

April 29, 2018 |

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