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Evonik “white bio” day hails above average growth

In a recent white biotechnology day, attend by some 200 people, Germany‘s Evonik noted that the sector will see above average growth for the industry. It’s a message that seems to be gaining momentum, but perhaps more so in rhetoric than in practice. Evonik argues that the use of renewable raw materials presents special opportunities […]

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DuPont’s Kullman talks biotech at Davos

With DuPont in the throes of acquiring Danish biotechnology concern Danisco in its first big ($6.3bn) M&A deal for many years (in fact since it bought the Pioneer seeds business for $7.7bn in 1999), it was no surprise to see it promoting white (industrial) biotech at the just-ended Davos World Economic Forum. DuPont chairman and […]

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