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Rivertop begins scaling up of glucaric acid production [Registered]

Rivertop Renewables recently announced it has successfully scaled its patented process technology from the lab to pilot manufacturing. It has contracted with DTI, a custom manufacturer of fine and specialty chemical products based in Danville, Virginia, to pilot the manufacture of Rivertop’s sustainable, glucarate-based products. Product made in this initial phase of contract manufacturing will be used to fulfill Rivertop’s commercial contracts for biobased corrosion inhibitors. Remaining volumes of manufactured product will be used by the company and its customers to develop and test glucarate applications in a myriad of other industrial and consumer markets. Commencing in February 2012, Rivertop’s…

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