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UNITED STATES: NatureWorks launches laboratory to research and develop commercial scale methane to lactic acid fermentation
The new USD1 million 8,300 square-foot laboratory at NatureWorks world headquarters at Minnetonka is the latest milestone in the company’s multi-year program to commercialize a fermentation process for transforming methane, a potent greenhouse gas, into lactic acid, the building block of Ingeo biopolymer. NatureWorks is hiring six scientists to staff the new facility.
Piqued by the loss of lives and properties arising from usage of substandard tires in the country, the Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON) has concluded plans to impound sub-standard tires from dealers, manufacturers and importers in the country through its reconstituted task force.
Global Bioenergies announced that it has delivered high-purity isobutene produced from renewable resources at its industrial pilot plant in Pomacle-Bazancourt, near Reims in France, to Arlanxeo. The joint venture of Lanxess and Saudi Aramco with headquarters in the Netherlands could use the test sample to produce synthetic rubber.
Continental Tire the Americas, LLC (CTA) has reached an agreement with the state of Mississippi to purchase a nearly 1,000 acre site near Clinton for the construction of a new commercial vehicle tyre plant.
The updated second edition of the book Flame Retardants for Plastics and Textiles provides an overview of flame retardants that are in commercial use, were recently used, or are in development.
Prof. em. Dr. Jacques W. M. Noordermeer has received the “Lifetime Achievement Award” at the Tire Technology Expo 2016 in Hanover, Germany.
With this award, his 35 years of work dedicated to elastomer and tyre technology was acknowledged.
Release Date 26 April 2016