Tag: Rennovia

Building blocks for less: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Rennovia

Building blocks for less: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Rennovia

November 1, 2017 |

Rennovia, Inc. is a chemical process technology development company focused on the creation of novel processes for the cost-advantaged production of commodity and specialty chemicals from renewable feedstocks. Rennovia is developing processes for the production of biobased glucaric acid, adipic acid, 1,6-hexanediol, hexamethylenediamine (HMD), and other important building blocks for a wide range of functional materials. […]

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Cost-cutting, cutting-edge: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Rennovia

Cost-cutting, cutting-edge: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Rennovia

July 17, 2017 |

Rennovia, Inc. is a chemical process technology development company focused on the creation of novel processes for the cost-advantaged production of commodity and specialty chemicals from renewable feedstocks. Rennovia is developing processes for the production of biobased glucaric acid, adipic acid, 1,6-hexanediol, hexamethylenediamine (HMD), and other important building blocks for a wide range of functional materials. […]

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9 Years Upon The Anvil: the baptism of renewable chemicals and the purification of its strategy

9 Years Upon The Anvil: the baptism of renewable chemicals and the purification of its strategy

June 29, 2017 |

“We are always in the forge, or on the anvil; by trials God is shaping us for higher things” – Henry Ward Beecher By now, Tom Boussie of Rennovia has been 20 years in the forge of the chemicals business, and 9 of those years being pounded on the anvil of renewable chemicals development. “People […]

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The Race for Bionylon heats up: Rennovia enters piloting stage of its key bio-based HDO platform

The Race for Bionylon heats up: Rennovia enters piloting stage of its key bio-based HDO platform

March 27, 2017 |

  In California, Rennovia has now successfully commissioned, and is operating, all core pilot plant operations for its sugars to 1,6-hexanediol (1,6-HDO) process. When we say something as obscure as 1.6-hexanediol, think “nylon” Rennovia’s 1,6-HDO is a platform intermediate to several commodity chemicals with over $20 billion market value, including hexamethylenediamine (HMD), adipic acid, and […]

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New biobased chemical options: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Rennovia

New biobased chemical options: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Rennovia

February 22, 2017 |

Rennovia, Inc. is a chemical process technology development company focused on the creation of novel processes for the cost-advantaged production of commodity and specialty chemicals from renewable feedstocks. Rennovia is developing processes for the production of biobased glucaric acid, adipic acid, 1,6-hexanediol, hexamethylenediamine (HMD), and other important building blocks for a wide range of functional […]

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Stora Enso, Rennovia ink biobased chemicals development deal

Stora Enso, Rennovia ink biobased chemicals development deal

May 11, 2016 |

In California, Renewable materials company Stora Enso and specialty chemicals company Rennovia Inc. have announced a joint development and license agreement to cooperate on bio-based chemicals development. Under the terms of the agreement, the two companies will cooperate to develop processes for bio-based chemicals of interest to Stora Enso, employing Rennovia’s high-throughput catalyst discovery infrastructure […]

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Disruptive renewable chemicals: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Rennovia

Disruptive renewable chemicals: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Rennovia

March 2, 2016 |

Rennovia, Inc. is a chemical process technology development company focused on the creation of novel processes for the cost-advantaged production of commodity and specialty chemicals from renewable feedstocks. Rennovia is developing processes for the production of biobased glucaric acid, adipic acid, 1,6-hexanediol, hexamethylenediamine (HMD), and other important building blocks for a wide range of functional […]

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Johnson Matthey Process Technologies, Rennovia start-up mini-Plant for Bio-Based Glucaric Acid 

Johnson Matthey Process Technologies, Rennovia start-up mini-Plant for Bio-Based Glucaric Acid 

July 19, 2015 |

In England, Johnson Matthey Process Technologies and Rennovia announced that they have successfully started-up a mini-plant for production of glucaric acid from glucose. In March 2014, Johnson Matthey and Rennovia announced their collaboration to develop and commercialize production technology for bio-based glucaric acid and adipic acid. Adipic acid, an industrial chemical conventionally derived from petroleum, […]

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Rennovia: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Rennovia: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

April 28, 2015 |

Rennovia, Inc. is a chemical process technology development company focused on the creation of novel processes for the cost-advantaged production of commodity and specialty chemicals from renewable feedstocks. Rennovia is developing processes for the production of biobased glucaric acid, adipic acid, 1,6-hexanediol, hexamethylenediamine (HMD), and other important building blocks for a wide range of functional […]

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Chromatin, Rennovia bring on new VPs

Chromatin, Rennovia bring on new VPs

March 2, 2015 |

In Illinois, Chromatin has announced that it has appointed Charles Miller as its Vice President of Business Development and International Sales. Charles brings over 19 years experience in leadership roles in the sorghum industry.  Before joining Chromatin, he was a principal in the sorghum company MMR Genetics/Richardson Seeds, and after its acquisition by NuFarm, became […]

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