Tag: butanediol

Genomatica Magica – $90 Million Financing, Commercialized Technologies, Biobased Nylon

Genomatica Magica – $90 Million Financing, Commercialized Technologies, Biobased Nylon

October 21, 2018 |

Bioengineering…it doesn’t sound very magical but it is full of mystery and potential waiting to be unlocked, much like Harry Potter’s character. In the early books and movies, Harry is young, mysterious, smart, and you just know he is capable of something great and destined for amazing things. We feel the same about bioengineering and […]

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Genomatica goes big with Bio-BG

Genomatica goes big with Bio-BG

August 12, 2017 |

The secret is out about new 1,3 butylene glycol In California, Genomatica continues to innovate in big ways with its latest Bio-BG butylene glycol using their new GENO BG process, which makes a naturally sourced 1,3 butylene glycol. This isn’t a pie in the sky innovation either as production already started in 85,000 liter fermentation […]

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BASF produces first commercial volumes of butanediol from renewable raw material

BASF produces first commercial volumes of butanediol from renewable raw material

November 28, 2013 |

In Germany, BASF has produced its first commercial volumes of 1,4-butanediol (BDO) from renewable raw material, and is offering this product to customers for testing and commercial use. The production process relies on a patented fermentation technology from Genomatica, based in California. The fermentation process uses dextrose as a renewable feedstock. The quality of BDO […]

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Transparency Market reports shift towards bio-based 2,3 butanediol

Transparency Market reports shift towards bio-based 2,3 butanediol

October 18, 2012 |

In New York, Transparency Market Research has a new report covering the global market for butanediol (1,4 butanediol and 2,3 butanediol), with market estimates and forecast from 2010 to 2018 in terms of volumes and revenues. This report also contains value chain analysis for both synthetic and bio-based butanediol along with the price trend of […]

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