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2014-01-21 12:23:32

PHOENIX, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yulex Corporation, an agricultural biomaterials company, today announced the opening of a Seed & Genetics Center focused on plant breeding, molecular genetics and development of agronomic best practices to support the global cultivation of sustainable guayule plantations for medical, consumer, industrial and bioenergy applications. Yulex's Seed & Genetics Center will support the global commercial development of guayule. Guayule plant...

2013-05-09 12:24:12

PHOENIX, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Yulex Corporation, an agricultural-based biomaterials company, will provide the University of Arizona a $3 million, five-year grant focused on breeding and agronomic development of Guayule for the production biorubber of medical, consumer, and industrial applications. Yulex and the University of Arizona will apply classical breeding along with modern tools for marker assisted breeding to Guayule lines to select traits for the crop improvement program....

2013-01-28 12:22:23

MILAN and PHOENIX, Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Versalis, a global leader in elastomers and a subsidiary of Eni, and Yulex Corporation, an agricultural-based biomaterials company, announced today they are forming a strategic partnership to manufacture guayule-based biorubber materials and will launch an industrial production complex in Southern Europe. The partnership will cover the entire manufacturing chain from crop science to biorubber extraction to the construction of a biomass power...

2012-12-13 16:21:23

PHOENIX and DERBYSHIRE, United Kingdom, Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Yulex Corporation, an agricultural-based biomaterials company, and Four D Rubber, a UK-based manufacturer of latex sheeting for the dental, fitness, clothing and industrial markets and applications, announced today a partnership to produce the first plant-based, latex allergy-friendly dental dam. The Yulex Dental Dam will be made from guayule-based biorubber material. Guayule is a renewable, non-food, latex allergy-friendly...

2012-11-16 04:21:33

VENTURA, Calif. and PHOENIX, Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Patagonia Inc., a leading designer of core outdoor, surf and sport-related apparel, equipment, footwear and accessories, and Yulex Corporation, a clean technology company developing agricultural-based biomaterials for medical, consumer, industrial and bioenergy products, announced today the introduction of a guayule-based wetsuit, a renewable biorubber that is the first alternative to traditional fossil-based neoprene. "When we...

2012-02-29 13:11:00

FINDLAY, Ohio and PHOENIX, Ariz., Feb. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- COOPER TIRE & RUBBER COMPANY (NYSE: CTB) and YULEX CORPORATION announced today that they have entered into an agreement for the joint evaluation and development of guayule polymers and resins for tire applications. Under this agreement, Cooper will provide advanced polymer and materials science expertise, and utilize its design, development and testing capabilities as part of this project. Yulex provides experience with the...

2012-01-05 13:16:00

PHOENIX, Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Yulex Corporation announced today that patent offices in the United States, Europe, Mexico and South Africa have granted the Company patents covering its commercial methods for latex and resin extraction from the guayule plant, a desert shrub. Yulex has patent protection throughout Europe, particularly in those regions with climates suitable for growing guayule including Greece, Cyprus, Spain, France, Italy and Portugal. In general, the...

2011-11-28 01:00:00

MELBOURNE, Australia, November 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ansell Limited (ANN.AX), a global leader in protection solutions, today announced it has purchased a minority share of Yulex Corporation, a manufacturer of biopolymers derived from guayule. The investment is not expected to have any material impact on Ansell's earnings per share in Fiscal Years 2012 and 2013. Further, Ansell and Yulex executed an exclusive agreement for the global development, manufacturing and...

2011-06-22 07:00:00

CHANDLER, Ariz., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Yulex Corporation, a manufacturer of biopolymers derived from guayule, announced today that Rodolfo Manzone Ph.D., Eduardo Gonzalez M.Sc., Ph.D., and Leif Christoffersen, have joined the company's management team. Dr. Manzone as Vice President Market Development, Dr. Gonzalez as Director of Research and Development, and Leif Christoffersen as Director of Biomass Integration. Dr. Manzone is a veteran of the rubber and polymer industry, with...

2011-05-24 07:00:00

CHANDLER, Ariz., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Yulex Corporation, a manufacturer of biobased elastomer products derived from guayule, announced today that Jim Mitchell, formally the company's Vice President of Technology Development, has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. His new responsibilities include overseeing operations at both of the Yulex facilities, one in Maricopa, AZ and the other in the Lone Butte Industrial Park in Chandler, AZ. He will be focusing his attention in the...