International Sugar Journal

Long standing patent feud between Gevo and Butamax settled [Registered]

This settlement ends all of the lawsuits and creates a new relationship between the companies, aimed at leveraging each other’s strengths and accelerating development of competitive supply for biobased isobutanol.

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New Reverdia patents strengthens licensing of its biobased succinic acid technology [Registered]

Reverdia’s Biosuccinium is a drop-in replacement for fossil-based succinic acid that is used in a variety of industry applications, such as solvents, pigments, food flavors and the emerging market for biodegradable polybutylene succinate (PBS). The availability of biobased succinic acid will also open new applications like (non-phthalate) plasticizers, resins and polyester polyols for polyurethanes.

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