Tag: AMyris

Amyris JV launches plant-derived silica made from sugarcane ashes

Amyris JV launches plant-derived silica made from sugarcane ashes

July 19, 2020 |

In California, Aprinnova, Inc., an Amyris, Inc. joint venture, the leading supplier of high performance, clean beauty ingredients is commercializing a plant-derived silica made from sugarcane ashes. Silica is used widely in personal care and cosmetics. It is traditionally sourced from non-renewable sand dredging, which requires significant energy consumption and emits large amounts of C02. […]

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Amyris’s Biossance launches $10K award for science, innovation, social impact

Amyris’s Biossance launches $10K award for science, innovation, social impact

July 5, 2020 |

In California, Amyris’s Biossance brand launched The Clean Academy by Biossance Impact Award to discover and foster the growth of future sustainability and environmental leaders, offering $10,000 for each winner in two categories – Science and Innovation and Social Impact. Entries will be judged by a multi-disciplinary panel of experts. The leading applicant in each […]

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Amyris raises $200M from private placement

Amyris raises $200M from private placement

June 7, 2020 |

In California, Amyris, Inc., executed a binding funding agreement with leading institutional investors to raise $200 million at $3.00 per common share through a private investment in public equity in the Company and expects to use the proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes and to repay certain outstanding indebtedness by approximately $61 million […]

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Amyris launches safe alternative to talc-based baby powder on heels of J&J announcement

Amyris launches safe alternative to talc-based baby powder on heels of J&J announcement

May 24, 2020 |

In California, Amyris launched “Baby Cream to Powder”, a talc-free alternative to baby powder made with 100% sugarcane-derived squalane, just as Johnson & Johnson announced they will stop selling talcum-based baby powder in the U.S. and Canada. The talc-free baby powder was launched under its Pipette baby brand. As with all Pipette products, 100% sugarcane-derived […]

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Amyris gets GRAS validation for new health and nutrition ingredient

Amyris gets GRAS validation for new health and nutrition ingredient

May 17, 2020 |

In California, Amyris, Inc. reports that its first health and nutrition ingredient received a validation by a unanimous Panel of Medical Experts as Generally Recognized As Safe (“GRAS”). Following this successful validation, Amyris will submit an application for FDA GRAS approval of this ingredient (currently not being named due to partner’s requirements), which has the […]

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Amyris sales revenue doubled versus prior year Q1

Amyris sales revenue doubled versus prior year Q1

May 10, 2020 |

In California, Amyris, Inc.’s financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2020 show strong gross margin and earnings growth from improved sales mix and lower costs, as well as a significantly improved balance sheet from reduced debt. Q1 Financial Highlights include performance in line with expectations with Sales Revenue of $29 million up […]

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Amyris gets Brazilian and Canadian OK to sell Purecane sweetener

Amyris gets Brazilian and Canadian OK to sell Purecane sweetener

April 20, 2020 |

In California, Amyris announced that it has received approval from both Brazilian and Canadian regulators to expand its distribution of its fermented sugarcane Reb M, branded as Purecane zero calorie sweetener in the US to both of these countries. Purecane Brand Sweetener, also known as fermented sugarcane Reb M, is a no calorie and zero […]

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Amyris Launches Leading Hand Sanitizer and Receives Initial Positive Result for Vaccine Adjuvant

Amyris Launches Leading Hand Sanitizer and Receives Initial Positive Result for Vaccine Adjuvant

March 26, 2020 |

In California comes the news that synthetic biology leader Amyris is stepping out to help fight COVID-19. Amyris may be more well known for its sustainable ingredients for the Health & Wellness, Clean Beauty and Flavors & Fragrances markets, but as you all know, things have changed a lot over the last few months and […]

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Amyris reports Q4 2019 total revenue of $40.5M, 148% increase over Q4 2018

Amyris reports Q4 2019 total revenue of $40.5M, 148% increase over Q4 2018

March 15, 2020 |

In New York, Amyris reports a strong quarter of recurring revenue growth at $40.5 million which is a 148% increase over Q42018, and a Fiscal 2019 total revenue of $152.6 million, an increase of 140% over Fiscal 2018, with a more than doubled recurring revenue year over year with gross margin of 56%. “We delivered […]

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Amyris’s sugarcane-based squalane improves CBD efficacy by 10-40x

Amyris’s sugarcane-based squalane improves CBD efficacy by 10-40x

March 8, 2020 |

No need to rub it in as hard when you use Amyris’s sugarcane squalane as a carrier oil for CBD compared to other carrier oils like jojoba oil, sunflower oil, MCT (medium-chain triglycerides), and hemp seed oil into human skin. With an increased efficacy of CBD by 10-40X, Amyris’s carrier oil helps get the good […]

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