Tag: DSM

Seeking success in succinic, succinctly, sustainably

Seeking success in succinic, succinctly, sustainably

July 28, 2015 |

Is there anyone left on Planet Earth not making biobased succinic acid, or running for the US Republican presidential nomination? In succinic, though, there might be several winners. Reverdia CEO Marcel Lubben helps us to understand the broad applications and markets in an exclusive interview with The Digest. Ah, grashopper, you might have thought that “Seeking success […]

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DSM: “We are completely committed to the POET-DSM venture and the technology.”

DSM: “We are completely committed to the POET-DSM venture and the technology.”

July 21, 2015 |

DSM Bio-Based Products’s new chief, Atul Thakrar, visiting with The Digest on the sidelines of the BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology taking place this week in Montreal. On POET-DSM. “We are completely committed to the POET-DSM venture and the technology. It’s harder and takes longer to get through the commissioning period than we had expected, but […]

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DSM announces repurchase of shares to cover existing option plans

DSM announces repurchase of shares to cover existing option plans

May 18, 2015 |

In the Netherlands, Royal DSM announced that it intends to repurchase 2,300,000 ordinary shares, starting on 18 May 2015, in order to cover its commitments under existing management and personnel option plans. Based on the closing price of the DSM share on Euronext Amsterdam on 13 May 2015 this would be equivalent to approximately €115 […]

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Reverdia: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Reverdia: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 26, 2015 |

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 aiming at the market for sustainable succinic acid, focusing on market development by establishing partnerships with direct and indirect customers, building on customer needs and Reverdia’s strengths. Biosuccinium […]

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4 minutes with…Steve Davey, Vice President Bio-based Products & Services USA, DSM

4 minutes with…Steve Davey, Vice President Bio-based Products & Services USA, DSM

February 22, 2015 |

Tell us about your organization and it’s role in the advanced bioeconomy. DSM combines life sciences and materials sciences disciplines, technologies and talents in a unique way to create innovative and sustainable solutions that address the key challenges facing society today. We’re committed to creating products and solutions that make a positive difference in people’s […]

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DSM Bio-based Products & Services: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

DSM Bio-based Products & Services: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

February 9, 2015 |

Royal DSM is a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials. By connecting its unique competences in Life Sciences and Materials Sciences, DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders. DSM delivers innovative solutions that nourish, protect and improve performance in global markets such […]

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4 Minutes With…Joost Dubois, Director Branding & Communications, Bio-based Products, DSM

4 Minutes With…Joost Dubois, Director Branding & Communications, Bio-based Products, DSM

October 19, 2014 |

Tell us about your organization and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. DSM is a science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials. We pioneer conversion of renewable plant material to fuels or chemicals in our Biobased Products unit. By combining life sciences with chemistry and materials sciences, we develop technology in bioenergy and renewable […]

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The Hot 30, Hot 40 and Hot 50 — voting underway

The Hot 30, Hot 40 and Hot 50 — voting underway

September 8, 2014 |

In Florida, The Digest is reporting voting from the earliest precincts in the Hot 30, Hot 40 and Hot 50 ballots. These votes are based entirely to date on subscriber voting. Photo Votes are now being tallied, and the voting by the invited International Board of Selectors will begin later this month. With early precincts […]

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Dutch King to attend POET-DSM Project LIBERTY opening

Dutch King to attend POET-DSM Project LIBERTY opening

August 21, 2014 |

From the Netherlands, the Court of His Majesty Willem-Alexander, King of the Netherlands, has announced that the King will attend the Grand Opening of POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels’ Project LIBERTY cellulosic ethanol plant in Emmetsburg, Iowa on Wednesday, Sept. 3. The King will take part in the Grand Opening Ceremony to perform the formal opening activity, scheduled […]

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Sweet 16: the hottest slides on biofuels’ key technologies, regions, policies, from ABLC

Sweet 16: the hottest slides on biofuels’ key technologies, regions, policies, from ABLC

April 24, 2014 |

Experts from Coca-Cola, Avantium, Virent, American Process, DSM, ICM, Imperium, Liquid Light, Maverick Synfuels, Beta Renewables, Algenol, Cool Plant, Clariant — as well as top management at the USDA and US Department of Energy were among the highlight presenters on the second day at ABLC, the annual bioeconomy leadership conference in Washington, DC. ABLC this […]

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