Press Releases

Verdezyne To Build and Operate World’s First Bio-Based DDDA Plant in Malaysia

November 19, 2014

Agreement with Bio-XCell to Finance and Build Verdezyne’s Commercial Plant with Annual Production Capacity of 30 Million Pounds of Diacids includes $75 Million in Financing, 20,000-Square-Foot Facility, and All Major […]

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Verdezyne is Named #13 in THE DIGEST’S “Hot 30″ List

November 11, 2014

CARLSBAD, Calif., November 11, 2014 – Verdezyne, Inc., a privately-held industrial biotechnology company focused on producing renewable chemicals, today announced it is ranked number 13 in the “Hot 30,” the […]

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Verdezyne is Named in the 2014 Global Cleantech 100

October 7, 2014

List Recognizes the Top Private Companies in Clean Technology CARLSBAD, Calif., October 7, 2014 – Verdezyne, Inc., a privately-held industrial biotechnology company focused on producing renewable chemicals, today announced it […]

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Verdezyne Formalizes $48 Million Financing at Signing Ceremony Attended by President Barack Obama

April 28, 2014

Investment in Verdezyne by Malaysian Conglomerate, Sime Darby, and Existing Investors to be used to Accelerate Development of Sustainable and Cost-Effective Alternatives to Petrochemicals [Photo included; below] CARLSBAD, Calif. & […]

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Verdezyne Reaches Key Production Milestone

April 21, 2014

Produces More Than One Metric Ton of Bio-Based Dodecanedioic Acid, Expediting Path to Commercialization CARLSBAD, Calif., April 21, 2014 – Verdezyne, Inc., a privately-held industrial biotechnology company focused on producing […]

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Verdezyne Awarded BioNexus Status by Malaysian Government

September 24, 2013

Collaboration with Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation Further Formalized with Goal of Opening Bio-based Chemical Production Facility San Francisco, September 24, 2013 – Verdezyne, Inc., a privately-held industrial biotechnology company focused on […]

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Verdezyne Collaborates with Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation to Ensure Opportunities in Asia

June 18, 2013

Verdezyne Accessing Malaysia as Location for its First Biochemical Facility in Asia Pacific Region Montreal – June 18, 2013 – Carlsbad-based biochemical company Verdezyne, Inc. has entered into a collaboration […]

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Verdezyne’s Xylose Isomerase Technology Acquired by DuPont Industrial Biosciences

December 12, 2012

Patented Technology Enables Conversion of Biomass Sugars to Fuels and Chemicals Carlsbad, Calif. – December 17, 2012 – Verdezyne, Inc., a privately-held industrial biotechnology company focused on producing renewable chemicals, […]

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Verdezyne Enters into Strategic Relationship with Universal Fiber Systems

December 10, 2012

Verdezyne to Supply Bio-Based Adipic Acid for Production of Nylon 6,6 Fibers Carlsbad, Calif. – December 10, 2012 – Verdezyne, Inc., a privately-held industrial biotechnology company focused on producing renewable […]

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Verdezyne Announces Issuance of US Patent on Method for Producing Bio-Based Adipic Acid

August 15, 2012

Carlsbad, Calif. – August 15, 2012 – Verdezyne, Inc., a privately-held industrial biotechnology company focused on producing renewable chemicals from non-petroleum sources, has been granted a United States Patent for […]

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