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Leaf completes oversubscribed $5 million placement to progress

Leaf completes oversubscribed $5 million placement to progress

August 26, 2018 |

In Australia, Leaf Resources Limited received commitments to raise $5 million via a private placement to new and existing domestic and international institutional and sophisticated investors. The Placement will involve the issue of approximately 66.7 million new fully paid ordinary shares in the Company (“Shares”), at an issue price of $0.075 per share. The proceeds […]

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Leaf Resources teams with Novozymes to boost yields of cellulosic sugar production

Leaf Resources teams with Novozymes to boost yields of cellulosic sugar production

December 8, 2016 |

In Australia, Leaf Resources announced a collaboration with Novozymes, the world’s largest producer of industrial enzymes, to further increase the yields and efficiency associated with Leaf Resources’ innovative biomass conversion technology. GLYCELL is a unique combination of well-established process engineering and advanced chemistry. The GLYCELL technology operates at low temperature and pressure, and uses crude […]

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The Emerging Bioeconomy Ecosystems

The Emerging Bioeconomy Ecosystems

December 7, 2016 |

In political circles, the theme of “Better Together” has been under siege of late — barely winning (for now) in the Sctoland independence, debate, and losing unexpectedly in the Brexit vote — but it remains a theme for surviving and thriving in the advanced bioeconomy. We tipped it a few months ago, in “The Rise […]

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Leaf Resources raises $2.35 million shares placement

Leaf Resources raises $2.35 million shares placement

November 3, 2016 |

In Australia, Leaf Resources Ltd has successfully raised $2.35 million through a placement of shares to investors at $0.145 each. The funds raised from the placement will be used to advance the commercialisation of Leaf’s proprietary Glycell process, through the development of the company’s first commercial project. The Glycell process is an innovative technology that […]

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Leaf Resources advances towards commercial-scale biochemical project in Malaysia

Leaf Resources advances towards commercial-scale biochemical project in Malaysia

October 30, 2016 |

In Australia ,Leaf Resources and its US-based joint development partner revealed that they are working with two agencies of the Federal Government of Malaysia to further advance the development in Malaysia of at least one commercial-scale, second-generation, bio-chemical production facility Leaf has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Agensi Inovasi Malaysia and a Letter of Facilitation […]

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Cellulosic sugars heading for scale: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Leaf Resources

Cellulosic sugars heading for scale: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Leaf Resources

July 25, 2016 |

Leaf Resources Limited (ASX:LER) is focused on making sustainable products from plant biomass,  offering an advanced technology package for breaking down plant derived biomass to useful, sustainable, renewable and biodegradable products. Leaf Resources’ Glycell technology is getting a lot of attention as a source of low-cost cellulosic sugars. Here is the listed company’s latest (edited) […]

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Leaf Resources expands equity stake in ZeaChem, signs JV to develop celluosic sugars project in US

Leaf Resources expands equity stake in ZeaChem, signs JV to develop celluosic sugars project in US

February 29, 2016 |

In Australia, Leaf Resources and ZeaChem signed a joint venture agreement to establish a Glycell based project in the USA. The new agreenent advances the relationship between the two companies from an October 2014 Collaboration Agreement. That previous agreement covered ZeaChem’s evaluation of the Leaf Glycell process for the production of fermentable sugars at ZeaChem’s demonstration […]

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ZeaChem, Leaf Resources sign collaboration agreement for Leaf Glycell

ZeaChem, Leaf Resources sign collaboration agreement for Leaf Glycell

October 20, 2014 |

In Colorado, ZeaChem has signed a Collaboration Agreement with Leaf Resources. The agreement covers ZeaChem’s evaluation of the Leaf Glycell process for the production of fermentable sugars at ZeaChem’s demonstration plant at Boardman, Oregon.  The trials will use Poplar as a feedstock. Regarding the agreement, ZeaChem’s CEO, Tim Eggeman said: “ZeaChem is excited to trial Leaf […]

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