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Lygos is first company to ramp up malonic acid production to pilot-scale

Lygos is first company to ramp up malonic acid production to pilot-scale

March 9, 2015 |

In California, Lygos has successfully achieved pilot scale production of malonic acid from sugar. A versatile compound, malonic acid was identified by the U.S. Department of Energy as one of the “Top 30 Value Added Chemicals” to be produced from biomass-derived sugar, instead of petroleum.Lygos’ novel manufacturing technology decreases CO2emissions, eliminates toxic inputs and could […]

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