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BestStevia and the Rest Stevia – SweeGen, Amyris and Cargill in the sweet spot

BestStevia and the Rest Stevia – SweeGen, Amyris and Cargill in the sweet spot

January 17, 2021 |

We all need some sweet stories these days but many are also starting the New Year by cutting sugar consumption with aims of losing weight or eating healthier, so here’s some sweet news from the likes of Amyris and their No Compromise sweetener, SweeGen’s Bestevia launch, and Cargill’s EverSweet – all using Reb N, Reb […]

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Cargill, IFPEN and Axens to jointly develop and scale bio-based acrylic acid

Cargill, IFPEN and Axens to jointly develop and scale bio-based acrylic acid

December 7, 2020 |

In Minnesota, Cargill, IFP Energies nouvelles (IFPEN) and Axens are joining forces to further develop and scale bio-based acrylic acid. The collaboration leverages Cargill’s experience with bio-based materials, IFPEN’s expertise in the field of catalyst and bioprocess development, and Axens’ catalyst manufacturing and industrial scale-up design process. The effort will focus on commercializing the Procter […]

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Cargill invests nearly $150M to expand biodiesel production in North Sea Port

Cargill invests nearly $150M to expand biodiesel production in North Sea Port

November 15, 2020 |

In the Netherlands, Cargill is pumping more than 125 million euros (nearly $150 million) into the construction of a new factory at its Ghent site to produce biodiesel from waste and residues. Cargill already produces biodiesel from oilseeds in Ghent at its subsidiary Bioro. This will be joined by a brand-new factory which represents a […]

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Cargill to attach large sails to vessels transporting biofuels to lower CO2 emissions

Cargill to attach large sails to vessels transporting biofuels to lower CO2 emissions

October 29, 2020 |

In Minnesota, Cargill and BAR Technologies have embarked on a strategic project with naval architect Deltamarin to bring cutting edge wind propulsion technology to commercial shipping. The project will see BAR Technology’s WindWings – large, solid wing sails that measure up to 45 meters in height – fitted to the deck of bulk cargo ships […]

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Cargill building $150M waste-based biodiesel facility in Belgium

Cargill building $150M waste-based biodiesel facility in Belgium

October 22, 2020 |

In Belgium, Cargill is constructing a $150 million multi waste- and residues-based biodiesel plant at its existing integrated oilseeds crush and Bioro biodiesel site in Ghent, Belgium. The plant will use very latest technology of BDI-BioEnergy International GmbH that enables the processing of all types of liquid waste oils and fats, including by-products from food […]

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Cargill and Virent looking at corn dextrose as BioForming feedstock

Cargill and Virent looking at corn dextrose as BioForming feedstock

October 6, 2020 |

In Minnesota, Cargill and Virent, Inc. are working together to evaluate the use of Cargill’s corn dextrose as a feedstock to Virent’s BioForming technology for the production of “drop-in” low-carbon biofuels and biochemicals. Virent’s BioForming technology uses sugars found in plants as a feedstock to produce drop-in renewable gasoline and jet fuel, as well as […]

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P&G team with Cargill on bio-based acrylic acid

P&G team with Cargill on bio-based acrylic acid

May 13, 2020 |

In Minnesota, an innovation developed in the corporate R&D labs at P&G that converts lactic acid into bio-based acrylic acid could be a helpful step to shift everyday goods to be made from annually renewable crops. P&G has granted Cargill an exclusive license that allows Cargill to further develop and commercialize this technology, so that […]

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Water-based tech converts biomass into food ingredients – Renmatix and Cargill sign Joint Development Agreement

Water-based tech converts biomass into food ingredients – Renmatix and Cargill sign Joint Development Agreement

December 15, 2019 |

We love cookies as much as the Cookie Monster, but make them from sustainable ingredients and a water-based technology and that’s even more exhilarating. Functional food ingredients from unused plant materials is just what Renmatix and Cargill are aiming to explore with their new joint development agreement, but what makes this breaking news even more […]

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Biosolvents solving challenges– from dry cleaning and cleaning shorelines to biomass and biofuel production

Biosolvents solving challenges– from dry cleaning and cleaning shorelines to biomass and biofuel production

March 9, 2019 |

Biobased solvents are on the rise with more demand for them now than ever before. What used to be an alternative to petroleum-based solvents, biosolvents are now looked at as an environmental win-win as well as a win for better performance and safety with lower toxicity issues. Just recently, United Kingdom based Circa Group’s biobased […]

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COFCO Joins Initiative to Modernize Global Agricultural Commodity Trade Operations

COFCO Joins Initiative to Modernize Global Agricultural Commodity Trade Operations

December 28, 2018 |

In Switzerland, COFCO International Ltd is partnering with Archer Daniels Midland Company, Bunge Limited, Cargill Incorporated, and Louis Dreyfus Company to standardize data and digitize global agricultural shipping transactions. Together, the companies are looking to increase transparency and efficiency for customers through digital technologies, such as blockchain and artificial intelligence. “We are pleased to join […]

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