International Sugar Journal

Unilever and Genomatica partner to develop biotech alternatives to palm oil [Full subscriber]

The consumer goods giant Unilever is partnering with the biotech firm Genomatica on a US$120 million venture to commercialise and scale alternatives to replace palm oil as feedstock in the production of everyday cleaning and personal care products via a fermentation platform.   

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Croda announces the launch of biobased surfactants [Full subscriber]

The specialty chemicals company Croda International recently announced the launch and certification of its ECO range of bio-based surfactants, ingredients designed to meet increasing market demand for sustainable, high-performance ingredient options.

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