Tag: glucaric acid

Making Glucaric Acid Green: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Kalion

Making Glucaric Acid Green: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Kalion

November 20, 2021 |

Glucaric acid and derivatives are used in so many markets like water treatment, pharmaceuticals, strengtheners for textiles like your jeans, energy drinks, concrete additives, detergent builders and others, and Kalion is on top of making sure its environmentally friendly with its synthetic biology production. Get the latest on Kalion’s launch, timeline, tech, and more.

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Coca-Cola paper bottle, Pampers biodiapers, Twist Bioscience’s DNA art launching to space, bioplastic PPE, and more: The Digest’s Top 8 Innovations for the week of November 5th

Coca-Cola paper bottle, Pampers biodiapers, Twist Bioscience’s DNA art launching to space, bioplastic PPE, and more: The Digest’s Top 8 Innovations for the week of November 5th

November 4, 2020 |

Big news from big companies this week with mega-brand Coca-Cola revealing an initial prototype for a paper bottle it hopes can be recycled with household paper recycling streams, Pampers diaper-brand’s new Pampers Pure line features a plant-based liner enriched with 100% renewable shea butter, Twist Bioscience converts art into DNA for launch into space, and […]

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The DOE’s 12 Top Biobased Molecules – what became of them?

The DOE’s 12 Top Biobased Molecules – what became of them?

April 30, 2015 |

With the news that Cargill has acquired OPX Bio’s fermentation-based technology, which featured a hot route to biobased paints, adhesives, diapers, and detergents — we take a look back at a DOE paper that sparked so much interest in these biobased molecules. If they handed out Platinum and Gold certification to scientific papers as we […]

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Rennovia and Johnson Matthey Davy Technologies to collaborate for glucaric acid, adipic acid project

Rennovia and Johnson Matthey Davy Technologies to collaborate for glucaric acid, adipic acid project

March 23, 2014 |

In California, Rennovia and Johnson Matthey Davy Technologies have announced a collaboration to develop, demonstrate, and commercialize catalytic process technologies for the production of bio-based glucaric acid and adipic acid. Under the collaboration, Rennovia and JM Davy will work together to develop and demonstrate the processes based on Rennovia’s technology for the catalytic aerobic oxidation […]

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Rivertop Renewables lands $1.5M bridge round investment

Rivertop Renewables lands $1.5M bridge round investment

November 7, 2011 |

In Montana, Rivertop Renewables announced a $1.5 million bridge round investment in the company from Cultivian Ventures. This funding will allow Rivertop to continue the commercialization of its first products – sustainable, high performing, cost-competitive, bio-based detergent builders and corrosion inhibitors. It will also allow the company to expand their facilities for continued research and […]

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