Tag: Novomer

Danimer Scientific to acquire biodegradable polymer producer Novomer

Danimer Scientific to acquire biodegradable polymer producer Novomer

August 15, 2021 |

In Georgia, Danimer Scientific, Inc., a bioplastics company focused on the development and production of biodegradable materials, signed a definitive agreement to acquire Novomer, Inc., a developer of conversion technology providing transformable, functional, and low net carbon inputs into the production of PHA-based resins and other biodegradable materials, in a cash transaction valued at $152 […]

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Cellular ag book, soy golf balls, Bota Bio, Novomer, Danimer and more: The Digest’s Top 8 Innovations for the week of August 5th

Cellular ag book, soy golf balls, Bota Bio, Novomer, Danimer and more: The Digest’s Top 8 Innovations for the week of August 5th

August 4, 2021 |

As many students around the world are in or preparing for school, a new children’s book, “Where Do Hot Dogs Come From,” is tackling the topic of cellular agriculture in the hopes that future generations will eschew resource-intensive animal farming in favor of sustainable, slaughter free alternatives like lab-grown meat. Other innovations this week include […]

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ABLC buzzes about finance, government actions, chemicals, carbon, and technology advances

ABLC buzzes about finance, government actions, chemicals, carbon, and technology advances

April 23, 2014 |

As ABLC completes its second day, companies, agencies, financiers step forward to detail advances toward scale, new programs. In Washington, more than 35 companies came under the microscope as delegates at ABLC, the annual bioeconomy leadership conference which continues through Wednesday with more than 100 speakers on the agenda, moved from policy considerations to a […]

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Penford, Novomer ink pact for bio-based packaging R&D

Penford, Novomer ink pact for bio-based packaging R&D

January 25, 2012 |

In Colorado, Penford and Novomer have into a Joint Development Agreement to accelerate the development and commercialization of innovative Starch‐Polypropylene Carbonate polymer composites. Unmodified starch use has been limited due to inherent performance characteristics but has long been targeted as a cost effective, renewable material for a broad range of packaging applications. When modified, specialty […]

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Novomer lands 2011 ICIS Innovation Award

Novomer lands 2011 ICIS Innovation Award

October 31, 2011 |

In Massachusetts, Novomer was selected for the prestigious 2011 ICIS Innovation Award. Lauded as the “Innovation with Best Environmental Benefit,” for their work in pioneering a family of plastics, polymers and other chemicals from renewable feedstocks such as carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide.  The award recognized Novomer in particular for their use of carbon dioxide […]

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