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New antimicrobial stabilizers made with Zemea propanediol

In Delaware, DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products announced that Schülke & Mayr GmbH has expanded its sensiva line of multifunctional additives. The latest additions to this line, sensiva PA 30 and sensiva PA 40, both feature the natural, preservative-boosting ingredient, Zemea propanediol. Schülke’s sensiva PA 30, combines the antimicrobial activity of two nature-identical fragrance […]

September 26, 2013 More

DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products tap Brenntag India for Zemea propanediol sales

In Delaware, DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products announced that they have appointed Brenntag India as their distributor for Zemea propanediol in India.  Zemea is a natural, 100 percent biobased ingredient made from corn sugar through fermentation and developed for use in the cosmetics and personal care market. It is an environmentally sustainable alternative to […]

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DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products and Okamura collaborate on sustainable furniture

In Delaware, Okamura, in collaboration with DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products, launched the company’s first office furniture coated with a biobased powder coating made with Susterra l,3-propanediol. Susterra propanediol is a biobased ingredient used in a high-performing powder coating that has a biomass mark from the Japan Organic Recycling Association  

November 19, 2014 More

SolarUS collaborates with DuPont Tate & Lyle to develop a solar thermal high-performance heat transfer fluid

In Delaware, DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products has collaborated with SolarUS to launch a new biobased heat transfer fluid that will utilize Susterra 1,3-propanediol. The new fluid, So-Blu, will offer solar thermal system owners freeze, corrosion and extreme heat protection resulting in increased system and equipment efficiency and lifespan.  

October 22, 2014 More

Skyline Innovations collaborates with DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products

In Delaware, DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products collaborated with Skyline Innovations to launch the company’s first solar thermal installation using a heat transfer fluid based on Susterra 1,3-propanediol. Susterra propanediol is described as offering solar thermal equipment owners a high performing, biobased glycol which can improve energy efficiency and reduce maintenance costs.  Skyline Innovations […]

February 4, 2014 More

Susterra used in new artificial leather application

In Delaware, DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products announced that Susterra 1,3-propanediol has been selected by Poliser, a division of the Flokser Group, as the biobased building block material for its new artificial leather fabric containing about 70% bio-content. The new artificial leather was developed using a polyester polyol-based on PDO succinate with the crosslinker […]

January 16, 2014 More

DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products appoints Archway Sales for the U.S. Market

In Delaware, DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products has selected Archway Sales as its distribution partner to represent the Susterra 1,3-propanediol product line in the U.S. market. With the additional states of Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon and Washington added to its existing territory; Archway now covers the entire United States as […]

November 14, 2013 More

Symrise and DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products partner on new flavor ingredient

In Delaware, DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products announced that it has partnered with Symrise for the use of Zemea USP propanediol as a carrier for compounded flavors. Germany-based Symrise is a global supplier of fragrances, flavorings, cosmetic active ingredients and raw materials as well as functional ingredients. Its clients include manufacturers of perfumes, cosmetics, […]

October 10, 2013 More

DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products launches innovative new food ingredient

In Deleware, DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products announced it has launched its first ingredient for the U.S. food market. Zemea USP Propanediol is a natural solvent and humectant that can be used to replace petroleum-based propylene glycol or glycerin in a variety of food and beverage products. “It has taken a few years and […]

July 18, 2013 More

METabolic EXplorer and Bio-XCell Malaysia reach agreement to resume construction of PDO plant

In France and Malaysia, METabolic EXplorer, a company that specializes in the development of bioprocesses for the production of chemical compounds, and Bio-XCell Malaysia, the promoter tasked with the construction of the plant and biotechnology infrastructure in Malaysia, jointly announced that they have reached an agreement on the terms and conditions by which they would […]

June 18, 2013 More