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Novozymes to Open New Research and Development Center in U.S.

Novozymes today announced the establishment of a new research and development center in the U.S. dedicated to its bioagriculture business. The center will be located near the Research Triangle Park in Cary, North Carolina where the company will invest $36 million over the next three years and create 100 new research and development jobs. “The world needs sustainable agricultural solutions now more than ever before. By boosting our research and...

Bio - Sep 15, 2014


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BASF, Cargill & Novozymes Achieved Another Milestone

BASF, Cargill and Novozymes today announced the achievement of another milestone in their joint development of technologies to produce acrylic acid from renewable raw materials. The team has demonstrated the successful conversion of 3-hydroxypropionic acid (3-HP), to glacial acrylic acid and superabsorbent polymers. Moreover they have selected the process for further scale-up. In August 2012, BASF, Cargill and Novozymes announced their joint a...

Bio - Sep 16, 2014


Image - Basf, Cargill and Novozymes Achieved Another Milestone in Bio-Based Acrylic Acid

Basf, Cargill and Novozymes Achieved Another Milestone in Bio-Based Acrylic Acid

BASF, Cargill and Novozymes today announced the achievement of another milestone in their joint development of technologies to produce acrylic acid from renewable raw materials. The team has demonstrated the successful conversion of 3-hydroxypropionic acid (3-HP), to glacial acrylic acid and superabsorbent polymers. Moreover they have selected the process for further scale-up. In August 2012, BASF, Cargill and Novozymes announced their joi...

Bio - Sep 17, 2014