Navigation Links
SCD-iBIO Announces Second International Forum on Commercializing Global Green
Date:8/22/2013

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SCD-iBIO, an industrial biotechnology focused group affiliated with the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA), today announced that the Second International Forum on Commercializing Global Green: Markets from the Value Chain Perspective will be held November 11-13, 2013, at the Chemical Heritage Foundation (CHF) in Philadelphia, PA.

SCD-iBIO organized the forum to address the broad range of markets industrial biotechnology penetrates and discuss key issues facing the industry, such as shale gas and gas liquids. 

"The advent of shale gas and gas liquids has changed the landscape of chemical production and products," said William B. Armiger, Ph.D., Executive Director of SCD-iBIO and President of BioChemInsights, Inc. "Petroleum feedstocks (specifically naphtha) previously were used, but now natural gas liquids like ethane and propane are taking its place. Because of the feedstock change, industrial biotechnology is being asked to complement natural gas liquid-based production with products that would normally come from naphtha-based steam crackers. Attendees at our meeting will go away with a better understanding of what the future holds for partnerships between shale gas and industrial biotechnology," he said.

The three-day interactive event will include not only in-depth discussions but opportunities to network and form new professional relationships. End markets that will be highlighted include packaging, automotive, advanced biofuels and personal care, as well as intermediate markets for coatings, adhesives and sealants. The forum offers attendees an opportunity to ask questions, express opinions and widen their perspectives.

"Our forums bring together companies along the entire iBIO value chain from raw materials to commercial brands in an intimate and interactive environment where they can gain an in-depth understanding of the market forces and technological advances driving business growth," Armiger said.

About SCD-iBIO

SCD-iBO, an affiliate of SOCMA, is a company member organization that advances the commercial development of industrial biotechnology, which is the application of biology for the environmentally friendly and economically sustainable production and processing of chemicals, plastics, materials and energy. SCD-iBIO provides its members access to the latest technical knowledge in industrial biotechnology combined with the best business practices for commercial development. With industrial biotechnology rapidly emerging as a key technology for economic growth on a global-scale, SCD-iBIO supports its members' common goal of creating a sustainable chemical industry meeting the needs of the 21st century. www.SCD-iBIO.org

Contact:
Jenny Gaines
Manager, Public Relations & Media
(202) 721-4123
gainesj@socma.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. SOCMA Announces Launch of SCD-iBIO Group
2. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Upcoming Poster Presentations of Zerenex™ (Ferric Citrate) at the Upcoming American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2011 Annual Meeting
3. VaxyGen Assay Services, LLC Announces Launch of Custom Bioassay Services and Operations
4. Sequenom Announces Participation at the Lazard Capital Markets 8th Annual Healthcare Conference
5. ACORN Research, LLC Announces Partnership with AdeptBio, LLC
6. GeoVax Labs, Inc. Announces Nine Month 2011 Financial Results
7. WuXi PharmaTech Announces Third-Quarter 2011 Results
8. Chimerix Announces Late-Breaking Poster Presentation at Kidney Week 2011 Annual Meeting
9. Spherix Announces Third Quarter Financial Results
10. Modern Mobility Aids, Inc. Announces November 30, 2011 Closing of Lumigene Acquisition
11. MedImmune Announces Winners of Its 6th Annual Global Abstract Competition
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/28/2017)... , ... April 28, 2017 , ... Cynvenio Biosystems, ... launch of a new neoadjuvant breast cancer monitoring (NEAT) study in partnership with Allentown, ... centers and over 150 patients to be monitored over two years with Cynvenio’s ClearID ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... Oncolinx, a spin-out of the ... has truly taken their cancer research out of this world. On April 22, ... Canaveral to the International Space Station’s (ISS) U.S. National Laboratory, managed by the ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... Arrowhead Publishers is pleased ... is coming to San Diego, CA on September 27-28, 2017. Leaders from the ... latest advances in the treatment of various types of pain. There are also ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... ... joined other scientists, researchers, engineers, and industry professionals in visiting U.S. Congressional offices ... to compete in the world photonics industry. , This year, National Photonics ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/13/2017)... UBM,s Advanced Design and Manufacturing event in ... and evolving technology through its 3D Printing and Smart ... the expo portion of the event and feature a ... on trending topics within 3D printing and smart manufacturing. ... will take place June 13-15, 2017 at the Jacob K. ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... Apr. 11, 2017 Research and Markets has ... report to their offering. ... The global eye tracking market to grow at a CAGR of ... Eye Tracking Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth ... market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The ...
(Date:4/6/2017)... 2017 Forecasts by Product Type ... by End-Use (Transportation & Logistics, Government & Public Sector, ... Fossil Generation Facility, Nuclear Power), Industrial, Retail, Business Organisation ... Are you looking for a definitive report on the ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):