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High-Tech Microbes Bolsters Natural Sweetener Production

...laborators have found that the genetically engineered bacteria that eat hemicellulose in corn fiber// and other sources could set the stage for a new, biobased method of making xylitol, a mint-flavored sweetener used in chewing gum, toothpaste, mouthwash and other products. Xylitol is produced naturally...
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American Association for the Advancement of Science honors four Iowa Staters

...also for promoting chemistry through visionary administrative leadership in the university environment." Kraus' research program includes developing biobased products using catalysts. He's also working to synthesize biologically active molecules, including antiviral agents and plant-based drugs for treatmen...

Oklahoma EPSCoR receives $20 million for biofuels research

...ahoma's Leadership Role in Cellulosic Bioenergy." Specifically, the funding supports a collaborative project led by Dr. Ray Huhnke, director of the biobased Products and Energy Center at Oklahoma State University; Dr. Lance Lobban, director of the School of Chemical, Biological and Materials Engineering at...

Mascoma and UT join in $26M DOE grant

... biorefinery and funds for further research and development of bioenergy crops and conversion techniques. The ultimate goal is a thriving, sustainable biobased economy in the state with multiple biorefineries, each supplied by locally produced biomass. David Millhorn, UT executive vice president, said, "Th...

All eyes and ears on the corn genome

... is especially critical at this time in history, when the growing global population looks to corn and other plants to supply food, feed, bioenergy and biobased materials. It is time to learn the language of corn as a model that has great potential and economic significance." ...

American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Nov. 14, 2007

... cutting-edge developments in industrial biotechnology, including ethanol and cellulosic ethanol, bio-butanol and other advanced bioenergy production, biobased products and renewable chemicals, food ingredients, nanotechnology, and marine biotechnology and bioprospecting. The conference is co-hosted by the Am...

American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Nov. 7, 2007

... cutting-edge developments in industrial biotechnology, including ethanol and cellulosic ethanol, bio-butanol and other advanced bioenergy production, biobased products and renewable chemicals, food ingredients, nanotechnology, and marine biotechnology and bioprospecting. The conference is co-hosted by the Am...

American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Oct. 31, 2007

... cutting-edge developments in industrial biotechnology, including ethanol and cellulosic ethanol, bio-butanol and other advanced bioenergy production, biobased products and renewable chemicals, food ingredients, nanotechnology, and marine biotechnology and bioprospecting. The conference is co-hosted by the Am...

Iowa State University conference examines developing bioeconomy

...a Venture capitalist Vinod Khosla told last years biobased Industry Outlook Conference at Iowa State Universi...are his views during a keynote address at the 2007 biobased Industry Outlook Conference, Growing the Bioeconom...onomic development professionals, manufacturers of biobased products, biofuel producers, farmers, bioprocessin...

With cellulosic ethanol, there is no food vs. fuel debate according to MSU scientist

...lso will increase dramatically. "This will reduce pressure on our land resources," said Dale, who also is associate director of the MSU Office of biobased Technologies. "We'll be able to get more raw material out of one acre of land." Dale said that many of these energy crops will be grown on land t...

Biofuels researcher searches for new sources

...emissions. It can alsoimprove rural economies, and reduce energy dependence on foreign petroleum oils," said Ralph Peck, director of the Institute for biobased Products at MSU. The institute has funded Chen's research after receiving a line-item appropriation through Sen. Conrad Burns, R-Mont. "One of ou...
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Doyle announces biobased energy consortium

Madison, Wis. - Governor Jim Doyle announced Friday morning the formation of a new bioenergy consortium in Wisconsin. The Consortium on Biobased Industry, composed of various experts in both the public and private sectors, will work with the State Departments of Agriculture and Natural Resou...

Wisconsins biobased industries could be world leader

Madison, Wis. - Wisconsin's biobased industries could become a model for the rest of the world if the right plans are made, government and industry officials said at a leadership summit held Thursday at the Capitol. The Governor convened a summit to discuss Wisconsin's forest and agricultural ...

BioEnergy International, LLC Announces Formation of Myriant Technologies LLC

...chnologies LLC (Myriant) to incorporate all of its biobased chemicals business and intellectual property. Bio...the company's continuing emergence in the field of biobased chemicals. "It has become clear over time that we... "With the ongoing rapid commercialization of our biobased Succinic Acid, Myriant will continue to turn the p...

Genencor Shows How Industrial Biotech Breakthroughs Contribute to the New Green Economy

...d collaboration with Huntsman Textile Effects on a biobased bleaching process. "We're joining forces with...e supply of fuel made from biomass and a renewable biobased alternative to a key petrochemical in synthetic ru...other stakeholders, Genencor supplies competitive, biobased solutions. These innovations create value througho...

Genencor Launches Accellerase(R) 1500, Next Step Toward Scale-Up of Cellulosic Ethanol

... network that spans more than 40 countries. In collaboration with customers, technology leaders and other stakeholders, Genencor supplies competitive, biobased solutions. These innovations create value throughout the supply chain, from raw material to finished product. ...

EcoSphere(R) Biolatex(TM) Secures Funding from Granholm and Invest Michigan!

... EcoSynthetix, a manufacturer of biobased replacements for petroleum-based chemicals was ann...etix, manufacturer of EcoSphere biolatex™, a biobased coating material used in paper products. ...ill also influence the build-out of other powerful biobased business operations that will see Michigan as a nu...

DuPont and Genencor Create World-Leading Cellulosic Ethanol Company

...S, is a leader in the industrial biotechnology sector. In more than 40 countries, Genencor's 1,400 employees develop and market innovative enzymes and biobased solutions to improve the performance and reduce the environmental impact of a wide variety of industries, from laundry detergents to transportation fu...

ADM Forms Industrial Chemicals Group

... commercialize additional chemicals from renewable feedstocks. "Renewable, biobased industrial chemicals fit into two major trends that we're seeing in the mar...or of Science degree in chemistry from Bradley University. "The demand for biobased solutions is growing rapidly in the industrial segment. ADM has the assets ...

Genencor Launches First Ever Commercial Enzyme Product for Cellulosic Ethanol

...tries, Genencor's 1,500 employees develop and market innovative enzymes and biobased solutions to improve the performance and reduce the environmental impact of...ns to the world, positioning Genencor as one of the leaders in the emerging biobased economy. ...

Genencor Appoints New Executive Vice President - Technical Enzymes

...tries, Genencor's 1,500 employees develop and market innovative enzymes and biobased solutions to improve the performance and reduce the environmental impact of...ns to the world, positioning Genencor as one of the leaders in the emerging biobased economy. ...
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