January 27, 2017

Weekly Roundup of Other Biobased News

?   Neste, “Neste Included on the Global 100 List of the World's Most Sustainable Companies for the 11th Consecutive Time”   ?   Gevo, “EPA Approves Pathway for Isobutanol as an Advanced Biofuel”   ?   National Biodiesel Board, “General Motors Announces 20 for B20 in Its Diesel Vehicle Lineup”   ?   Purdue University, “Shellfish Chemistry Combined with Polymer to Create New Biodegradable Adhesive”   ?...
August 30, 2013

Gevo Opens Demonstration Paraxylene Plant

On August 26, 2013, bio-isobutanol producer, Gevo, Inc., supported by Coca-Cola and Japanese chemical producer Toray Industries, Inc., held a ribbon cutting ceremony to open its new demonstration-scale paraxylene plant adjacent to Gevo's existing renewable jet fuel plant in Silsbee, Texas. Paraxylene is a key building block to renewable PET beverage bottles and packaging, among other things. Gevo's press release announcing this new facility is available online....