Biorefinery Makes Better Building Blocks

Novel technology transforms renewable natural oils into specialty chemicals

Scott Baxter and Andy Shafer, Elevance Renewable Sciences
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Across a wide variety of global markets, leading manufacturers today are looking for high-performance specialty chemicals with improved sustainability profiles. Elevance Renewable Sciences is helping to address these market needs right now through its next-generation biorefinery technology that uses locally available renewable feedstocks to make specialty chemicals that can enable the manufacturers to offer products that exceed the performance of existing ones. At its biorefinery, Elevance is producing novel products that function as chemical building blocks and deliver category-changing performance. These products are helping the industry move beyond petrochemicals to…

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