International Sugar Journal

BP partners with Virent and Johnson Matthey to commercialize production of bio-paraxylene [Registered]

The multinational oil and gas company BP is partnering with the biotech start-up Virent and specialty chemicals company Johnson Matthey (JM) to advance the commercialization of Virent’s Bioforming® process for the production of bio-paraxylene (PX), a key raw material for the production of renewable polyester.

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