Zillions from scrap tires in the Aussie Outback

Along the road westward out of Sydney and into the Never Never— and that’s the region north and west of Woop Woop, which you’ll...

Novozymes ignites Yeast Wars with breakthrough new strain, yield gain, time cut

Novozymes moved into yeast this week with a new organism, Innova Drive. It’s saccharomyces cerevisae — the workhouse yeast that has been powering wine fermentation...

Anellotech Confidential: Pilot running, new masked investor as catpyro begins to scale

In New York, Anellotech and IFPEN/Axens engineers completed a successful continuous performance test of the TCat-8 pilot plant as part of unit commissioning in...

Crack that Whip! Modern Meadow, Evonik partner to take vegan leather to world-scale

News has arrived from the US East Coast that Evonik will be Modern Meadow’s worldwide development partner to industrialize and scale-up collagen production for...

The Valley of Fog: As Sundrop moves on from Louisiana, what’s up and what’s...

In Louisiana, reports surfaced in Alexandria’s TownTalk online paper that Sundrop Fuels has struck an agreement to sell the 1200-acre site where it once...

Nanocellulose for tires: something new in performance and sustainability

In Georgia, American Process and Birla Carbon have signed a Joint Development Agreement to further explore the technical and business potential of combining carbon...

Enviral licenses Clariant’s sunliquid technology for commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol project in Slovakia

In Slovakia, Enviral has acquired a license to use Clariant’s sunliquid technology as part of its goal to realize a full scale commercial cellulosic...

US Biobased Industry hits $393B in revenue, 4.22M jobs

In Washington, the USDA reports that the total contribution of the biobased products industry to the U.S. economy in 2014 was $393 billion in...

In search of next-gen bioproducts and fuels, DOE invests $40M in 4 Bioenergy Research...

In Washington, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry today announced $40 million in Department of Energy awards for the establishment of four DOE Bioenergy Research...

Bellwether stocks of the Advanced Bioeconomy report good vibes: shoulda put a ring on...

Two bellwether public stocks of the advanced bioeconomy — Amyris and Renewable Energy Group — reported strong quarterly and annual results this past week,...

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Starbucks and McDonald’s partner up to find the perfect biobased cup

In New York, Starbucks and McDonald’s are teaming up to build a fully recyclable, compostable cup, lid and straw in the next three years....

Liquor maker launches new sweet vermouth using discarded coffee berry fruit

In the United Kingdom, William Grant & Sons UK, the makers of Hendrick’s Gin and Glenfiddich, launched a new product that reduces waste called...

Developments at Anellotech Bring 100% Bio-based Plastic Bottle Closer to Reality

In New York, Anellotech achieved new milestones at its TCat-8 pilot plant in Texas, progressing its 100% bio-based bottle collaboration with global consumer beverage...