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Mascoma, Lallemand’s new yeasts boost ethanol production up to 4% in trials

In Missouri, Lallemand Biofuels & Distilled Spirits and Mascoma announced the introduction of their next generation advanced yeast product, TransFerm Yield+, a bioengineered drop-in substitute for conventional fermenting yeast. In pilot-scale tests at ICM, the leading provider of engineering services to the ethanol industry, and commercial-scale trials at corn ethanol producers, TransFerm Yield+ consistently demonstrated […]

June 11, 2013 More

Lallemand and Mascoma Introduce Next Gen Yeast for Corn Ethanol

In Georgia, fermentation ingredient producer, Lallemand Biofuels & Distilled Spirits, and renewable fuels company, Mascoma Corporation, have introduced their next generation advanced yeast product, TransFerm® Yield+. The bioengineered drop-in fermenting yeast substitute reduces costs and increases efficiency for corn ethanol production. It is proven to increase ethanol yield, reduce the production of glycerol and reduce […]

June 10, 2013 More

Biofuels Digest’s 2012 Yield Improvement Award: Mascoma, Lallemand Ethanol Technology — TransFerm

TransFerm is the first commercial application of Mascoma’s proprietary consolidated bioprocessing (CBP) technology platform, is a bioengineered drop-in substitute for conventional fermenting yeast that lowers costs for corn ethanol producers by alleviating the need to purchase a significant amount of the expensive enzymes currently used in corn ethanol production. TransFerm, is manufactured and distributed by […]

December 31, 2012 More

Lalleman acquires North American Bioproducts Corporation

In Canada, Lallemand announced the acquisition of North American Bioproducts Corporation, based in Atlanta, Georgia, a provider of yeast and fermentation adjuncts as well as support and education services to the Fuel Ethanol Industry. In this transaction, Lallemand also acquired NABC’s ancillary businesses; Piedmont Contract Packaging, NABC do Brasil and NABC International. The acquired companies […]

September 6, 2012 More

Mascoma, Lallemand sign Pacific Ethanol for MGT yeast

In New Hampshire and Wisconsin, Mascoma and Lallemand Ethanol Technology have both entered into a commercial agreement with Pacific Ethanol.  The agreement covers and pricing for any purchases of the Mascoma Grain Technology, yeast product for use at Pacific Ethanol 40 MGy facility in Boardmen, plus for the extension of these terms and pricing to […]

March 30, 2012 More

On the Move in Biofuels: Burton joins Enerkem, Walker joins Lallemand

In Canada, Philippe Burton has joined Enerkem as Vice President, Human Resources. He was most recently Managing Director, Human Resources at AVEOS Fleet Performance, a company with over 3,000 employees. Prior to that, he was Director, Human Resources at General Electric, Energy group, in Montreal, Quebec. In Wisconsin, Lallemand Ethanol Technology announced the appointment of […]

January 14, 2011 | 0 Comments More