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$50,000 NSF Award For UT Algal Bio-Chemistry Research: Innovative extraction method sources chemicals from algae instead of from imported oils

[USA] Today Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) welcomed news that The University of Toledo (UT) will receive $50,000 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support research into commercial development of an Continue reading $50,000 NSF Award For UT Algal Bio-Chemistry Research: Innovative extraction method sources chemicals from algae instead of from imported oils

Flotek and Solazyme team on drilling fluid technologies

Flotek Industries, Inc. and Solazyme have entered into agreements to globally commercialize Flocapso™, an advanced drilling fluid additive. Flotek will also market Solazyme’s Encapso™ lubricant – the first commercially available, biodegradable encapsulated lubricant for drilling fluids – in certain Middle Eastern markets. Continue reading Flotek and Solazyme team on drilling fluid technologies

Solazyme awarded ‘clear and complete’ victory in legal dispute with Roquette over aborted algae ingredients JV

Microalgae specialist Solazyme says it has secured a “clear and complete victory” over its former French business partner Roquette in a legal dispute over intellectual property rights following the 2013 collapse of their joint venture Continue reading Solazyme awarded ‘clear and complete’ victory in legal dispute with Roquette over aborted algae ingredients JV

Kevin Quon: How Solazyme’s Encapso Serves As An Oilfield Enhancer

Renewable specialty products and oils producer, Solazyme (SZYM), continues to search for a new bottom in light of a missed expectation with its Moema facility. The large 100,000 MT algal oils plant in Brazil is the product of a joint Continue reading Kevin Quon: How Solazyme’s Encapso Serves As An Oilfield Enhancer

Seaweed-based Sliperry Gel Legally Applied as Sheri’s Ranch Nuru Massage Lubricant in the United States

Sheri’s Ranch, one of the country’s largest legal brothels, is giving customers the opportunity to enjoy one of the oldest forms of underground erotic massage by bringing NURU Massage out of the shadows and into the limelight.

Nuru is a full body massage where the Continue reading Seaweed-based Sliperry Gel Legally Applied as Sheri’s Ranch Nuru Massage Lubricant in the United States

Versalis and Solazyme partner on oilfield drilling fluids

Versalis, the chemical company of Eni, and Solazyme, a renewable oil and bioproducts company, have announced a partnership to expand the commercial use of Encapso – the world’s first commercially-available, biodegradable Continue reading Versalis and Solazyme partner on oilfield drilling fluids