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2011-05-05 08:00:00

BERLIN and TORONTO, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- German industrial biotechnology is driving the shift away from fossil fuels. Over EUR 1 billion went to biotechnology R&D in Germany in 2010 and industry investments have begun to bear fruit. The federal BioIndustrie 2021 initiative provides over EUR 60 million to accelerate the commercialization of biotech processes. Germany Trade & Invest has witnessed increased investor interest in this nascent industry and will have...

2011-05-05 07:00:00

TSX-V: CST Outstanding shares: 60,261,136 Glenn Kelly, CO(2) Solution CEO also to present at conference investor session and appear on the Canal Argent morning program, En Affaires, to discuss CO(2) Solution and the conference QUEBEC CITY, May 5 /PRNewswire/ - CO(2) Solution Inc. (TSXV: CST) announced today that the company will make a joint presentation with Codexis, Inc. (Nasdaq: CDXS) on recent developments related to their carbon capture technology program to reduce carbon...

2011-05-03 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verenium Corporation (NASDAQ: VRNM), a pioneer in the development and commercialization of high-performance industrial enzyme solutions, today announced that several members of management will speak at the 2011 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing. The conference is taking place May 8-11, 2011 at the Toronto Convention Center. James Levine, President and Chief Executive Officer, will make opening remarks at a plenary...

2011-04-28 07:00:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Qteros, Inc., the developer of a unique and highly efficient Consolidated Bioprocessing (CBP) platform for the lowest-cost production of cellulosic ethanol, today announced its plans to present at various industry conferences throughout the month of May. Kevin A. Gray, Ph.D., Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer for Qteros, will deliver an oral presentation at the 33rd Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals being...

2011-03-10 14:47:00

Industry Leaders Take Newly Elected Positions on ABFA Board WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The top trade groups representing the advanced biofuels industry in the United States met today in Washington, D.C. to continue industry-wide collaborative efforts begun last year aimed at improving communication among stakeholders while building a more cohesive industry to develop clean energy alternatives that strengthen our nation's economy. The Advanced Biofuels...

2011-02-09 00:01:30

Ten feasibility studies looking at how industrial biotechnology can be competitively applied to the production of high value chemicals and polymers are set to benefit from government investment totalling £1 million. (PRWeb UK) February 8, 2011 Ten feasibility studies looking at how industrial biotechnology can be competitively applied to the production of high value chemicals and polymers are set to benefit from government investment totalling £1 million. The funding follows the...

2011-01-29 00:01:50

DuPont Chair & CEO: Industrial Biotechnology and Innovation Can Address Challenges Presented from Global Population Growth Collaboration is Critical to Advance New Bio-Based Technologies Davos, Switzerland (Vocus/PRWEB) January 28, 2011 Citing the "vast opportunities" where industrial biotechnology can address emerging challenges resulting from global population growth, DuPont Chair and CEO Ellen Kullman told attendees of the World Economic Forum annual meeting that bio-based...

2011-01-10 07:00:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Qteros, Inc., the developer of a unique and highly efficient Consolidated Bioprocessing (CBP) platform for the lowest-cost production of cellulosic ethanol, today announced the appointment of Christopher J. Dale, Ph.D., to the newly created position of Vice President, Research and Development (R&D). A highly accomplished scientist, bacterial microbiologist and recognized leader in the industrial biotechnology industry, Dr....

2010-06-28 02:00:00

Potential saving: 10 trillion liters of freshwater and 30 million metric tons of CO2 emissions per year SINGAPORE and PALO ALTO, Calif., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Textile Effects and Genencor, a division of Denmark-based Danisco A/S, today announced the results of a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) on GENTLE POWER BLEACH(TM), a bleaching system introduced into the textile pretreatment market in March 2009. As opposed to conventional bleaching systems, GENTLE POWER BLEACH(TM) contains...

2010-06-25 08:27:00

BERLIN, June 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial biotechnology is expected to grow worldwide by 10 to 20 percent per year through 2020. Germany has already established the preconditions to accelerate R&D and commercialization in this nascent industry, making it an ideal site for companies looking to benefit from growing market demand. Representatives from Germany Trade & Invest will be on hand at this year's World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology & Bioprocessing, taking...


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