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AVAPCO, BYOGY Renewables, and Petron Scientech Announce Partnership

ATLANTA, GEORGIA (PRWEB) OCTOBER 09, 2017 AVAPCO, BYOGY Renewables, and Petron Scientech Announce Partnership to Demonstrate Technologies in the ABBA Integrated Biorefinery Project The ABBA Integrated Biorefinery project, to be built at the AVAPCO Thomaston Georgia site, will co-produce bio jet fuel and Bioplus® nanocellulose. It has received a Phase 1, $3.7 million award from the […]

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API’s Kim Nelson, VP Nanocellulose Technology, served as the Industrial Mentor for a team at NREL

API’s Kim Nelson, VP Nanocellulose Technology, served as the Industrial Mentor for a team at NREL who received funding to participate in the DOE’s Energy I-Corps program for commercialization training for a nanocellulose-based, plastic-like, water- and biodegradable film that they have developed.  Energy I-Corps pairs National Lab researchers with industry mentors for an intensive two […]

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American Process Inc. Announces Joint Development Agreement for Nanocellulose Reinforced Plastics

Materials scientists at American Process Inc, Will & Co. B.V., and P.R.G. B.V. to develop and market ready-to-use thermoplastic compounds reinforced with nanocellulose. American Process Inc. (API) (Atlanta, GA), Will & Co B.V. (Badhoevedorp, the Netherlands), and P.R.G. B.V. (Gemert, the Netherlands) recently signed a Joint Development Agreement to develop, produce and supply ready-to-use thermoplastic […]

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American Process Inc. and Birla Carbon Announce Joint Development Agreement for Combining Nanocellulose and Carbon Black in Tires

March 2, 2017, Atlanta, GA Materials scientists at American Process Inc. and Aditya Birla Group’s, Birla Carbon aim to improve the fuel efficiency of tires by combining carbon black and nanocellulose Low rolling resistance tread material is a key technology development focus area of Birla Carbon’s Sustainability strategy American Process Inc. (API) (Atlanta, GA) and […]

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MYBiomass Sdn. Bhd. (MYBiomass) and American Process Inc. (API) Announce Joint-Development Agreement for the Production of Nanocellulose for Downstream Applications

CYBERJAYA, Selangor, Malaysia, 10 Jan 2017 MYBiomass and API announced a Joint-Development Work (JDA) for production of nanocellulose and cellulosic sugars from oil palm empty fruit-bunches (EFBs) into material as enhancing additives in textile, paper, and automotive parts amongst others. The JDA is funded by MYBiomass and harnesses MYBiomass’ strength in oil palm biomass supply, […]

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AVAPCO, LLC an affiliate of American Process Inc. was selected to receive federal funding from Energy Department (DOE) to develop a demonstration-scale integrated biorefinery

The AVAPCO, LLC ($3.7 million) project will develop a demonstration-scale integrated biorefinery that combines AVAPCO’s biomass-to-ethanol process with project partner Byogy’s alcohol-to-jet process to create an integrated process that produces jet fuel from woody biomass. In addition to the jet fuel primary product, the demonstration facility will also produce cellulosic renewable diesel and other bioproducts […]

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American Process, Inc. Announces Hydrophobic Nanocellulose Patent Granted by USPTO

ATLANTA, Georgia, U.S., December 5, 2016 American Process, Inc. announces that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted U.S. Patent No. 9,499,637 on November 22, 2016 for “NANOCELLULOSE COMPOSITIONS AND PROCESSES TO PRODUCE SAME.” This composition patent, U.S. Patent No. 9,499,637, covers hydrophobic, lignin-coated nanocellulose, including both cellulose nanocrystals and cellulose nanofibrils. The composition claims are not limited […]

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API Europe Receives Funding from EU Horizon 2020 for the conversion of woody biomass to lignocellulosic sugars and nanocellulose

Belgium, Europe, September 2016 API Europe (Athens, Greece), an affiliate of American Process Inc. (Atlanta, GA), is one of 14 partners under the BIOFOREVER PROJECT, “BIO-based products from FORestry via Economically Viable European Routes”, to receive funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 program. A number of pre-treatment and subsequent conversion technologies will be demonstrated […]