Tag: Genomatica

In search of renewable butadiene: Genomatica, Braskem hit key milestone

In search of renewable butadiene: Genomatica, Braskem hit key milestone

November 23, 2015 |

Butadiene is beginning to emerge from the Braskem Genomatica collaboration. But could it be that the real significance lies not in progress with butadiene, but in Big Data itself, the harnessing of complex mathematics to make products that are possible, but not currently produced, in Nature. News has arrived from California and Brazil that Braskem and Genomatica […]

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BASF, Genomatica target Asia for commercial production of renewable butanediol

BASF, Genomatica target Asia for commercial production of renewable butanediol

September 27, 2015 |

License agreement adds countries in Southeast Asia; Optional capacity for up to 75,000 metric tons per year; Targeting large-scale commercial production of renewable butanediol using Genomatica technology In California, BASF and Genomatica have expanded the scope of their license agreement for the production of 1,4-butanediol based on renewable feedstock (renewable BDO) using Genomatica’s patented process. The parties […]

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The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Genomatica Photo Votes for 2015-16

The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Genomatica Photo Votes for 2015-16

September 24, 2015 |

Here are the photo votes received for Genomatica in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy. More on photo voting in this years’ rankings process, here.

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On the Move in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Genomatica, Genera Energy

On the Move in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Genomatica, Genera Energy

July 29, 2015 |

Carlos A. Cabrera, was elected executive chairman of Genomatica. Cabrera was formerly chairman, president and CEO of UOP, a Honeywell company, that supplies and licenses process technology and services to the petrochemical, refining and gas processing industries. He also previously served as executive chairman of Ivanhoe Energy; a director at Gevo; and as CEO of […]

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Cargill invests in Genomatica; joint marketing deal positions Cargill as supplier of carbohydrate feedstocks, production services for Genomatica process technologies

Cargill invests in Genomatica; joint marketing deal positions Cargill as supplier of carbohydrate feedstocks, production services for Genomatica process technologies

July 20, 2015 |

In Minnesota, Cargill made an equity investment in Genomatica and secured rights to make additional investments, as part of an agreement tin which the partners will co-market Cargill’s feedstock and production services to current and prospective Genomatica licensees, and chemical users.The collaboration, according to the partners, “will give chemical producers, distributors and users access to […]

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Genomatica making progress on pretreatment technology for biochemicals

Genomatica making progress on pretreatment technology for biochemicals

June 17, 2015 |

In California, Genomatica announced significant progress in harnessing cellulosic biomass for commercial production of high-quality chemicals rather than just fuels. Genomatica’s work sets the stage to increase the range of feedstock choices for making chemicals using biotechnology. Through advances in strain engineering and process design, Genomatica has developed clear guidance for biomass pretreatment technology developers […]

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4 minutes guide… Alex Patist, Senior Director of Bioprocess Technology, Genomatica

4 minutes guide… Alex Patist, Senior Director of Bioprocess Technology, Genomatica

May 21, 2015 |

Tell us about your company and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. Genomatica is a leading innovator in biotechnology for the chemical industry. We harness biotechnology to develop new processes to make major chemicals with better economics and greater sustainability, plus custom solutions. Producers gain strategic business flexibility; and users of chemicals can offer differentiated, […]

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4 minutes with… Dr. Kaspar Evertz, Executive VP, Commercial, Genomatica

4 minutes with… Dr. Kaspar Evertz, Executive VP, Commercial, Genomatica

May 19, 2015 |

Tell us about your company and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. My team works to bring the benefits of biotech to the mainstream chemical industry. We work to understand market needs; identify potential licensees; provide services from technology introduction to performance tests; and ensure smooth rollout and profitable use of our technologies. Genomatica develops […]

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The commercialization of renewable fuels, chemicals and biobased product: 4 new views, in depth

The commercialization of renewable fuels, chemicals and biobased product: 4 new views, in depth

May 11, 2015 |

New targets, new markets, new tech, new methods, new outcomes. LanzaTech, Genomatica, Amyris and Brazil’s CTBE share in-depth presentations from the 37th Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals. 100 of the most fascinating slides you’ll see all year. This past week, a notable session wrapped up at the 3th SBFC convention, this one on […]

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Genomatica: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Genomatica: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 31, 2015 |

Genomatica is a widely-recognized technology leader for the chemical industry. It delivers new manufacturing processes that enable its partners to produce the world’s most widely-used chemicals from alternative feedstocks, with better economics and greater sustainability than petroleum-based processes. Genomatica’s first process, for the production of BDO, is commercial. Our GENO BDO™ process has been licensed […]

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