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Menlo Park, CA - (September 23, 2016) - Calysta’s FeedKind® protein, a new fish and animal feed ingredient, has been named as the Most Disruptive Innovation at the Bridge2Food Protein Awards.  more...

Wilton, United Kingdom - (September 19, 2016) - Leading retailers, producers, investors and government representatives from around the globe gathered in the north of England today to mark the opening of an historic facility that will help meet the protein demands of the world’s growing population.  more...

Oakland, California and Kalamazoo, Michigan, (September 15, 2016) – Phyllom BioProducts Corp. (Phyllom), and Vestaron, Corp. has announced they will extend their research collaboration rst announced in August of 2014.  more...

Chicago, IL, (September 15, 2016) - Known for its iconic red and white striped concrete mixers, the Ozinga name is synonymous with providing the highest quality and best service to its communities. In continuing to reinforce its commitment to sustainability, Ozinga has partnered with concrete innovator CarbonCure technologies.  more...

August 31, 2016 - (Halifax, NS, Canada) - CarbonCure Technologies Inc. announced today it has expanded its patent portfolio with the acquisition of Coldcrete's patent pending carbon dioxide utilization technology. Coldcrete, Inc., a Colorado-based ready mix concrete technology company, will continue to operate its other lines of business. The acquisition of this part of Coldcrete’s CO2 utilization technology complements CarbonCure’s own portfolio of technologies, which are currently installed in 35 concrete plants across Canada and the US.  more...

ST. LOUIS, MO - (August 16, 2016) - NewLeaf Symbiotics announced today that both the European and Japanese Patent Offices will grant patents on the company’s foundational production process. In 2015, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted U.S. Patent No. 9,181,541 broadly covering NewLeaf’s proprietary production technology. The technology disclosed in the patents permits rapid, cost-effective production of large quantities of Pink-Pigmented Facultative Methylotrophs (PPFM), a naturally occurring beneficial bacteria which can improve yield and pest tolerance in treated crops.  more...

Kalamazoo, Michigan - (August 3, 2016) - Vestaron Corporation today announced completion of an oversubscribed Series D round of financing totaling $18 million dollars. The Round was completely funded by existing investors in the Company.  more...

ST. LOUIS, MO - (July 19, 2016) - NewLeaf Symbiotics, announced today the appointment of Dr. Janne Kerovuo as Vice President for Research and Discovery. Dr. Kerovuo comes to NewLeaf from Monsanto Co. where he has been leading Microbial Discovery Strategy since 2013. He previously headed up Microbial and Agricultural Solutions at Agradis, a spin-off from Synthetic Genomics, the San Diego-based company founded by Craig Venter. He earned a PhD in Biochemistry at the University of Helsinki in his native Finland.  more...

Vancouver, BC - (July 18, 2016) - Chris Erickson was elected to the board of directors of the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Associate (the CVCA) at its annual general meeting in May. He will serve for a one year term, and possibly more, and provide input and assistance on venture capital, advanced materials, cleantech, corporate venturing and events in Western Canada, among other things.  more...

ATLANTA, GA - (June 20, 2016) - Solidifying its position as an industry leader in sustainability, Thomas Concrete of Atlanta, Georgia has announced the expansion of the CarbonCure technology across four additional concrete plants surrounding the Atlanta metropolitan region.  more...

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