October 31, 2011

Amyris buys Draths

I guess you could call this Halloween a nice treat for Michigan-based Draths Corporation as the blog found Amyris' intention in an October 28 filing notice at the US Security and Exchange Commission to buy Draths for an undisclosed sum.

Draths, if readers don't know this company yet, has the fermentation technology to produce renewable-based monomers from muconic acid that can lead to production of 100% bio-based polymer such as nylon and PET. The company's product portfolio includes bio-based terephthalic acid (PTA), caprolactam, adipic acid and hexamethylene diamine (HMDA).

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