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Checkerspot and Gore Innovation Center team up for biobased polymers apparel

Checkerspot and Gore Innovation Center team up for biobased polymers apparel

November 24, 2019 |

In California, W. L. Gore & Associates is collaborating with Checkerspot, bringing together Checkerspot’s expertise in bio-based polymers and biotechnology with Gore’s experience in high performance apparel. Together, they will explore innovative performance materials development with the goal of delivering high performance textile coatings with improved environmental profiles. According to the press release, Checkerspot’s team […]

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Growth Energy repeats ethanol plant tour offer to Gore

Growth Energy repeats ethanol plant tour offer to Gore

[ 0 ] November 24, 2010 |

In Washington, in response to the repudiation of first generation ethanol by former Vice-President Al Gore, who attributed his previous support to a desire to win votes in the US Midwest, Growth Energy CEO Tom Buis repeated an invitation to the former vice president to visit a modern ethanol plant. Gore, who changed his public […]

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Gore regrets his support for corn ethanol

Gore regrets his support for corn ethanol

[ 0 ] November 23, 2010 |

In Greece, former US Vice President Al Gore has said that supporting first generation corn ethanol was a mistake. He said that energy ratios for first generation ethanol are too small but that he was thinking about Tennessee and Iowa farmers in his presidential bid, so supporting ethanol then made sense. But now that the […]

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