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Oxford Catalysts raises £21m

As the organiser of the ICIS Innovation Awards each year, it’s always rewarding to see winning companies making progress with their innovations. This week, Oxford Catalysts, winner of the SME category in 2009 has raised a further £21m in funding to progress its innovative microreactor technology that can be used to convert biomass and biowaste into […]

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Genomatica signs deal for syngas to chemicals

Syngas – a mixture of carbon monoxide and hydrogen – has a long history of use in the chemical industry, both for large-scale ammonia and methanol production and for conversion of C1 feedstocks – coal and natural gas - into chemicals and fuels via Fischer-Tropsch reactions. But a novel, less energy intensive route is now being […]

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