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2012-08-07 23:00:07

Announces initial shipment of Isobutanol from Luverne, Minn. facility in third quarter. Englewood, CO (PRWEB) August 07, 2012 Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEVO), a leading renewable chemicals and next-generation biofuels company, today announced its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2012 and reported on startup operations at its Luverne, Minn. renewable isobutanol production facility. “We are laser-focused on our startup at Luverne,” said Patrick Gruber Ph.D., Chief...

2012-07-16 23:01:37

First Time that Biobased Resins Used in Asia Pacific for Wet Area System Materials Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) July 16, 2012 DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products today announced that Panasonic Corporation Eco Solutions Company has adopted biobased resins made with Susterra® Propanediol for their new line of kitchen and bathroom systems. The new integrated kitchen system, “Living Station,” and bathroom system, “Cococino,” both use biobased resins made with Susterra®...

2012-06-13 14:31:07

When the smell of french fries wafts through the airplane cabin, is it from that guy in 24D scarfing down a fast-food meal – or the jet engines? That question certainly could be food-for-thought for imaginative passengers, as airline companies develop a bigger appetite for the fuels described in the current edition of Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN), the weekly newsmagazine of the American Chemical Society, the world's largest scientific society. In the article, C&EN...

2012-06-12 23:01:37

Knoll introduces the newest member of its Generation work chair family: ReGeneration by Knoll®. Designed by New Zealand's Formway Design, ReGeneration showcases Knoll's continued commitment to sustainable & beautiful design, production, and distribution. EAST GREENVILE, PA (PRWEB) June 12, 2012 Knoll, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of innovative branded furniture and textiles, has launched the ReGeneration by Knoll® work chair–the newest member of the Generation...

2012-04-16 23:01:41

CedarCide.Com has earned the USDA Certified Biobased Product Label for its PCO Choice (PEST CONTROL OPERATORS CHOICE). Houston, TX. (PRWEB) April 15, 2012 CedarCide.Com has earned the USDA Certified Biobased Product Label for its PCO Choice (PEST CONTROL OPERATORS CHOICE). The USDA Certified Biobased Product Label verifies that the product´s amount of renewable biobased ingredients meets or exceeds prescribed USDA standards. Biobased products are goods composed in whole or in...

2012-03-19 23:02:53

As a curtain raiser to the 2nd BiobasedChem Asia, to be held in Bangkok, CMT unveils an exclusive white paper on “The emergence of bio-based materials and chemicals- the Asian opportunity” produced in collaboration with Lux Research, an independent research and advisory firm providing strategic advice and ongoing intelligence on emerging technologies. Written by Andrew Soare, an Analyst and author of several reports on bio-based materials predicting future trends and drivers in...

2012-03-12 14:15:00

Expanding USDA BioPreferred Program is Good for the Economy and Environment WILMINGTON, Del. (PRWEB) March 12, 2012 DuPont today commended a recent presidential directive and new U.S. Senate proposed legislation that supports the growth of biobased products made from agricultural ingredients as good for the U.S. economy and the environment. In February, President Barack Obama issued a memorandum calling for the expansion of the USDA BioPreferred Labeling Program and greater adoption of the...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.