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2014-06-10 08:22:53

Paper Chemistry Foundation Gift Supports Future of Forest Bioproducts Research and Education ATLANTA, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Georgia Institute of Technology has received a $43.6 million gift from the Institute of Paper Chemistry Foundation (IPCF). This major grant, one of the single largest gifts in Georgia Tech's history, affirms the Institute's position as a leading driver of the future of the forest bioproducts industry. "We are extremely grateful to the...

2014-06-03 23:17:53

Success of commercial trial launches University of Maine and Cerealus into leadership role in Nanotechnology for Paper Grades. Waterville, ME (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Cerealus, working with the University of Maine Process Development Center continues to be a leader in innovative technologies for Paper and Forestry research. Utilizing Cerealus’ unique starch encapsulation technology and UMaine’s proprietary developments, the collaborative effort enabled a novel bio-based cellulose...

2014-05-27 08:23:01

Lund's Department of Chemical Engineering will be conducting sustainability development research related to the production of fuels and chemicals from biomass feedstocks MILFORD, Ohio, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvanceBio Systems, LLC today announced that the Department of Chemical Engineering at Lund University (Lund, Sweden) selected, in a global competitive bidding process, AdvanceBio Systems' SuPR2G Pretreatment Reactor to conduct basic research and development activities...

2014-05-23 08:25:12

Research Center Moves to Next Level Expanding Scope, Opportunity and Commitment ATLANTA, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Georgia Tech is pleased to announce a broader research mission, additional resources and a new name for the Institute of Paper Science and Technology [IPST], one of Georgia Tech's 10 interdisciplinary research institutes. IPST is being renamed the Renewable Bioproducts Institute (RBI) effective June 1, 2014. Over the past decade, the research mission of IPST has...

2014-05-09 19:45:11

Syracuse University A multi-university study highlights an alternative biofuel which may be utilized by the transportation industry A key challenge in the biofuels landscape is to get more advanced biofuels—fuels other than corn ethanol and vegetable oil-based biodiesel—into the transportation pool. Utilization of advanced biofuels is stipulated by the Energy Independence and Security Act; however, current production levels lag behind proposed targets. Additionally, certain...

2014-05-02 23:04:28

According to a new report from BCC Research the global market for bioproducts is expected to grow to $700.7 billion by 2018, with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.5%. The non-energetic market, the fastest growing segment overall, is moving at a tremendous 14.9% CAGR. Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, BIOREFINERY PRODUCTS: GLOBAL MARKETS, the global market for bioproducts is expected to grow to...

2014-04-18 08:22:33

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "American Big Sugar is the sole beneficiary of the only U.S. agriculture program that has not been reformed in modern times, a program that cost taxpayers $259 million in subsidies that went into Sugar's pockets over last year alone. In these circumstances it is irresponsible for them to assert that unfair foreign competition has depressed U.S. sugar prices at a time when imports declined and domestic production surged." The Corn...

2014-01-13 12:24:37

LONDON, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Emerging Trends in Biochemicals (Technical Insights)The global dependence on fossil resources is causing increasing concern since it is associated with several environmental issues which contribute to global warming. There are issues related to peak oil and security of supply, as well as price instability and global equity aspects. The utilization of biochemicals in manufacturing basic...

2013-12-09 23:02:36

Myriant Corporation today announced that Susan Hager, Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and Government Affairs, will participate in the 2013 BIO Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy. Quincy, MA (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 Myriant Corporation today announced that Susan Hager, Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and Government Affairs, will participate in the 2013 BIO Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy. Ms. Hager...


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