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Genomatica delays commercial-scale production to 2013

In California, in an amended version of its S-1 IPO registration filing, Genomatica pushed back the timeline for commencing commercial-scale production of renewable butanediol (BDO) from 2012 to 2013. In other highlights contained within the revision, filed yesterday with the SEC, the company wrote: ” In January 2012, we entered into an exclusivity agreement with […]

February 14, 2012 More

Novamont, Genomatica form bio-based butanediol JV for Europe

In Italy and California, Novamont and Genomatica have signed a definitive agreement establishing a JV for the first industrial plant in Europe producing butanediol.  Under the agreement, Novamont is converting an existing facility in Adria, Italy to use Genomatica’s BDO process. Novamont is financing the plant conversion and will operate the plant, which is expected […]

January 30, 2012 More

Genomatica's $100M IPO: The 10-Minute Version

Like to better understand the markets, margins and opportunities in renewable chemicals, and Genomatica’s IPO? Find the prospect of wading through Genomatica’s 200-page filing, uh, unappealing? Try our 10-minute version. In California, Genomatica announced that it has filed an S-1 SEC registration statement for a proposed $100 million initial public offering of shares of its […]

August 25, 2011 More

Genomatica files for $100 million IPO as another renewable chemicals pure-play heads for Wall Street

In California, Genomatica, Inc. announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to a proposed $100 million initial public offering of shares of its common stock. All shares of the common stock to be sold in the offering will be offered by Genomatica. […]

August 24, 2011 More

Genomatica latest scale-step on butadiene opens window to $40B market

In California, Genomatica announced its successful production of pound quantities of butadiene made from renewable feedstocks.   This achievement confirms the technical viability of Genomatica’s bio-based manufacturing process for the dedicated, on-purpose production of butadiene.  Butadiene is one of the seven basic chemicals at the core of the chemical industry and is an important ingredient used […]

August 23, 2011 More

Solazyme vs Genomatica: Who's the Best?

Background: This is a second round, West Regional match-up between #1 seed Solazyme and #8 seed Genomatica, in the 2011 Transformative Technologies tourney, from Biofuels Digest. Voting: Open to all Biofuels Digest subscribers. Voting links are in the Biofuels Digest daily newsletter. To subscribe (free), visit here. The winner gets: Most votes advances to the […]

August 20, 2011 More

Genomatica vs Fulcrum Bioenergy: Who's the Best?

Background: This is a first round, West Regional match-up between #8 seed Genomatica and #9 seed Fulcrum Bioenergy in the 2011 Transformative Technologies tourney, from Biofuels Digest. Voting: Open to all Biofuels Digest subscribers. Voting links are in the Biofuels Digest daily newsletter. To subscribe (free), visit here. The winner gets: Most votes advances to […]

August 14, 2011 More

On the Move in Biomaterials: Genomatica

In California, Genomatica appointed Michael E. Keane as EVP and CFO, from EVP and CFO of Clipper Windpower.

July 19, 2011 More

Genomatica at #1 in Hot 30 as final week in voting begins

Genomatica strengthened its grip on first place in the 30 Hottest Companies in Renewable Chemicals & Biomaterials rankings, as voting entered the final, furious week of balloting. Amyris returned to 2nd place after dropping to 4th last week, while Solazyme maintained itself in 3rd place, less than two tenths of 1 percent behind Amyris. Gevo […]

July 13, 2011 More

Genomatica surges to #1 in Hottest 30 companies in Renewable Chemicals voting

Genomatica surged into first place in the 30 Hottest Companies in Renewable Chemicals & Biomaterials, as voting returns began to filter in from the international panel of invited selectors. Gevo moved into second place, and Solazyme dropped back to third. Meanwhile, strategic investor Waste Management surged into 4th place, while Amyris slipped back into fifth […]

July 4, 2011 More