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Cosbar’s Friends and Family Sale Is On Here’s What to Haul

Cosbar’s Friends and Family Sale is back! I’m pretty pumped when this one rolls around as there are a lot of luxury fragrances that Cosbar carries which are worth hauling during the sale. The sale is a tiered discount and no promo code is needed! The discount will apply once you check out and works as follows: $20 Off $150 $50 Off $300 $100 Off $500 $150 Off $700 $250 Off $1100 So, what should you haul? Parfums de Marly Oriana a big yay! I picked this up recently and it smells like a jammi...
Tags: Beauty, AMyris, Don, Bobbi Brown, Steals and Deals, Kilian, Montale, Baccarat Rouge, Maison Francis Kurkdjian, Kilian Love Don, Cosbar, Parfums de Marly Oriana


Disrupting Health & Beauty Products: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Amyris

Amyris shared this illuminating slide guide with investors and now you can check it out too. From their thoughts on the bio-revolution, their mission, their lab-to-market proprietary system, ingredients pipeline, consumer brands, and how they are changing the global beauty and personal care market one ingredient at a time, this is one slide guide you won’t want to miss.
Tags: AMyris, 8-slide Guide, Digest


CORRECTION: Amyris, Total and farnesane based-jet fuel

In this morning’s Digest (September 10th) round-up of activities announced on advances in the production of sustainable aviation fuels, we reported on an announce by Amyris and Total regarding future production of farnesene-based jet fuel, in which we picked up a storyline from all the way back in 2014 and reported what was true then, as something happening now. We want to clarify that our report was in error, this is an old storyline, we apologize for the mistake in our coverage to the Amyris a...
Tags: AMyris, Fuels, Amyris Total


3B by ’30: Big Moves by Big Players, 9 Key White House SAF Announcements and more

It was as busy as a mosh pit, as coordinated and fluid as Astaire and Rogers — the penny dropped on what the Unites States of America plans to do about sustainable aviation fuels, with more than a dozen companies and government agencies in the mix, as US airlines agreed to reach 3 billion gallons in SAF deployment by 2030. In our coverage today: The 9 Announcements by the White House on targets, $4.3B in R&D spending, $3B in loan guarantees, scale-up by fuel makers, airports supporting SAF fuel...
Tags: Google, White House, US, Usda, Top Stories, Delta, Biden, DOE, Biofuel, Gevo, Chevron, United, AMyris, SAF, Total, Rogers


Amyris, Total to begin marketing farnesane-based sustainable aviation fuel

In California, Amyris and Total announced they will prepare to market a drop in jet fuel that contains up to 10% blends of renewable farnesane, following on from the newly revised ASTM standard for jet fuel,  Developed by Total, one of the world’s leading energy companies, and Amyris, an industrial bioscience company, this new jet fuel blend meets the rigorous performance requirements set for Jet A/A-1 fuel used by the global commercial aviation industry. The revised standard, D7566, developed b...
Tags: California, Brazil, AMyris, SAF, Total, Melo, ASTM, ANP, John Melo, Fuels, Amyris Total, Sustainable Biomaterials RSB


Cramer's lightning round: International Flavors & Fragrances is a better buy than Amyris

"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed.
Tags: AMyris, Cramer, Jim Cramer


Amyris sees promising results for intranasal RNA/NLC vaccine

In California, Amyris, Inc. achieved promising in-vivo results in a study of its licensed RNA vaccine through intranasal delivery, developed in collaboration with the Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI), which means an effective Covid-19 nose spray vaccine could become reality. In-vivo results indicate that, when delivered to the mucosal membranes via intranasal administration, the Amyris/IDRI RNA vaccine generates antibodies and provides upper respiratory protection for SARS-CoV-2 (COV...
Tags: California, Vaccine, AMyris, RNA, Fuels, Infectious Disease Research Institute IDRI, Amyris Inc, COVID-19, COVID


Tech, feedstock winners still to be declared as biofuels sector develops

By Tom Brown, Chief News Correspondent, ICIS Special to The Digest It seems beyond question at this point in the market’s development that biofuels will be a significant factor in the evolution of the transportation and petrochemical sectors, but the space remains in flux, with the winners and losers yet to be declared. Materials such as sustainable aviation fuels (SAF) present some of the most achievable pathways to reducing the carbon dioxide (CO2) footprint of sectors that are difficult to ...
Tags: Europe, UK, Indonesia, Singapore, US, Thailand, Top Stories, Malaysia, Brazil, IEA, North America, Shell, Gevo, UPM, ASTM International, AMyris


Amyris did well in Q2, breaking more revenue records

In California, Amyris, Inc. reports another record quarter of underlying revenue, another record quarter of consumer revenue and significant gross margin expansion, and a strong cash position and robust outlook into second half 2021. “With Q2 we completed another quarter of strong strategic and operational execution,” said John Melo, President and Chief Executive Officer. “We delivered record underlying revenue driven by record consumer revenue while significantly improving margins year-over-yea...
Tags: California, Brazil, AMyris, Melo, John Melo, Fuels, Amyris Inc, Biossance, Olika, Rose Inc, Pipette


Amyris completes 1st major license for RNA COVID vaccine

In California, Amyris, Inc. signed an exclusive license with Nant Africa, LLC relating to the development and use of the RNA COVID vaccine Amyris developed in coordination with the Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI). Amyris’ partnership with Nant Africa is of significant value to Amyris as it provides the fastest path to market for the Amyris and IDRI RNA technology. The license and collaboration with Nant Africa is expected to generate several million dollars in near term upfront and ...
Tags: California, South Africa, Vaccine, AMyris, RNA, Fuels, IDRI, Amyris Inc, COVID-19, COVID, Nant Africa LLC, Infectious Disease Research Institute IDRI Amyris, Nant Africa


Molecule Magic: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Amyris

Just a few weeks ago, Amyris shared this illuminating slide guide at their investor virtual min-series. Now here’s your chance to see what they had to say about their ingredients platform, yeast strains, scaling up, and how synthetic biology is capable of remaking most of the world’s chemistry.
Tags: AMyris, 8-slide Guide


Amyris in $100M deal with Ingredion for Reb M sweetener

In California, Amyris, Inc. has signed an agreement with Ingredion Incorporated for the exclusive licensing of Amyris’s zero-calorie, nature-based, fermented Reb M sweetener. In addition, the agreement includes an Ingredion minority ownership stake in the Amyris Brazilian manufacturing facility that is currently under construction. The transaction value is estimated to be $100 million. This includes $75 million for the exclusive license to sell and market Reb M from fermentation plus a contribut...
Tags: California, Brazil, AMyris, Fuels, Amyris Inc, Ingredion Incorporated, Ingredion, Additionally Amyris


Bill and Melinda Gates are ending their 27-year marriage. Here's how the Microsoft cofounder spends his $129 billion fortune, from a luxury-car collection to incredible real estate.

Bill Gates has an estimated net worth of $129 billion. Thierry Chesnot/Getty Images Bill Gates and his wife of 27 years, Melinda French Gates, are getting a divorce. Gates, the cofounder of Microsoft, has a fortune worth $130.5 billion. Gates indulges in a few luxuries, but he mainly spends through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Bill and Melinda Gates are ending their 27-year marriage.The couple announced the news in a statement...
Tags: Amazon, Elon Musk, News, Microsoft, Australia, California, Washington, New York City, Nigeria, US, San Francisco, Barack Obama, Trends, Atlanta, Wealth, Features


Bill Gates has been unseated as the world's second-richest person. Here's how he spends his $129 billion fortune, from a luxury-car collection to incredible real estate.

Bill Gates has an estimated net worth of $129 billion. Thierry Chesnot/Getty Images Bill Gates, who has an estimated net worth of $129 billion, is no longer the world's second-richest person. Elon Musk unseated Gates' title, but Gates is still one of three people in the world with a net worth over $100 billion. While Gates indulges in a few luxuries, they make up only a fraction of his fortune. He mainly spends his billions on charity through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and plans t...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Elon Musk, News, Microsoft, Australia, California, Washington, New York City, Nigeria, US, San Francisco, Barack Obama, Trends, Atlanta, Wealth


Amyris raises $200M from private placement

In California, Amyris, Inc., executed a binding funding agreement with leading institutional investors to raise $200 million at $3.00 per common share through a private investment in public equity in the Company and expects to use the proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes and to repay certain outstanding indebtedness by approximately $61 million to lower total debt to about $162 million. The offering includes 49% of common stock and 51% of preferred stock, convertible into co...
Tags: California, Producer News, AMyris, Company, Amyris Inc


Amyris launches safe alternative to talc-based baby powder on heels of J&J announcement

In California, Amyris launched “Baby Cream to Powder”, a talc-free alternative to baby powder made with 100% sugarcane-derived squalane, just as Johnson & Johnson announced they will stop selling talcum-based baby powder in the U.S. and Canada. The talc-free baby powder was launched under its Pipette baby brand. As with all Pipette products, 100% sugarcane-derived squalane is a main ingredient in Baby Cream to Powder. Pipette’s Baby Cream to Powder is EWG (Environmental Working Group) Verified, ...
Tags: California, Canada, Producer News, AMyris, Johnson Johnson, John Melo, Squalene, Baby Cream


Amyris gets GRAS validation for new health and nutrition ingredient

In California, Amyris, Inc. reports that its first health and nutrition ingredient received a validation by a unanimous Panel of Medical Experts as Generally Recognized As Safe (“GRAS”). Following this successful validation, Amyris will submit an application for FDA GRAS approval of this ingredient (currently not being named due to partner’s requirements), which has the highest level of purity available today at the lowest cost and is made from a sustainable production process using fermentation...
Tags: California, Fda, Producer News, AMyris, John Melo Amyris, Amyris Inc


Amyris sales revenue doubled versus prior year Q1

In California, Amyris, Inc.’s financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2020 show strong gross margin and earnings growth from improved sales mix and lower costs, as well as a significantly improved balance sheet from reduced debt. Q1 Financial Highlights include performance in line with expectations with Sales Revenue of $29 million up 103% versus the prior year quarter with strong growth seen in Consumer & Ingredients product sales. Gross Margin as a percentage of sales improved ...
Tags: California, Producer News, AMyris, John Melo, Amyris Inc


Bill Gates just dropped $43 million on an oceanfront home in California. Here's how he spends his $102 billion fortune, from a luxury-car collection to incredible real estate.

Bill Gates just purchased a $43 million 5,800-square-foot home in Del Mar, California, reported Katherine Clarke for The Wall Street Journal. Gates has an estimated net worth of $102 billion. While Gates indulges in a few luxuries, they make up only a fraction of his fortune. He mainly spends his billions on charity through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and plans to give away most of his fortune. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Bill Gates just expanded his real es...
Tags: Amazon, Hong Kong, Microsoft, Australia, Rihanna, California, Washington, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, US, San Francisco, Trends, Atlanta, Bloomberg, Wyoming, Porsche


Amyris gets Brazilian and Canadian OK to sell Purecane sweetener

In California, Amyris announced that it has received approval from both Brazilian and Canadian regulators to expand its distribution of its fermented sugarcane Reb M, branded as Purecane zero calorie sweetener in the US to both of these countries. Purecane Brand Sweetener, also known as fermented sugarcane Reb M, is a no calorie and zero glycemic sweetener that can be used as part of a healthy diet to reduce the intake of sugar, calories and carbohydrates. It is made through a patented ferme...
Tags: California, US, Brazil, Producer News, AMyris, Linea, Purecane sweetener


IRFA members donate ethanol and glycerin for hand sanitizer production

In Iowa, two Iowa Renewable Fuels Association members sent the first donated shipment of Iowa ethanol and glycerin to the state of Iowa to be used by Iowa Prison Industries for the production of hand sanitizer during the national shortage. As reported in The Digest last week, several ethanol producers around the country are doing the same to help the increased demand for hand sanitizer during the coronavirus pandemic, including Aemetis, NuGenTech and the latest with Amyris. The donation is made ...
Tags: Iowa, Chuck Grassley, Producer News, AMyris, IRFA, Templeton Rye, Reynolds, Iowa Renewable Fuels Association, Monte Shaw, Joni Ernst, Kim Reynolds, Western Iowa Energy, Iowa Prison Industries, Absolute Energy, Aemetis NuGenTech


Amyris Launches Leading Hand Sanitizer and Receives Initial Positive Result for Vaccine Adjuvant

In California comes the news that synthetic biology leader Amyris is stepping out to help fight COVID-19. Amyris may be more well known for its sustainable ingredients for the Health & Wellness, Clean Beauty and Flavors & Fragrances markets, but as you all know, things have changed a lot over the last few months and Amyris is now launching a hand sanitizer to help address the high demand triggered by COVID-19. Additionally, the company has completed initial testing of a leading vaccine adjuvant...
Tags: California, Alcohol, Top Stories, Vaccine, Ethanol, AMyris, Aemetis, Hand Sanitizer, Modesto California, John Melo, Squalene, Coronavirus, COVID-19, COVID, Vaccine Adjuvant, Amyris Launches Leading Hand Sanitizer


Fewer Wizards, Bigger Castles: As Zymergen acquires EnEvolv, the tension builds between Open Innovation and closed circles of high-end design and optimization

From San Francisco and Boston — peeking out from their shelters in place — news arrived Zymergen has acquired EnEvolv at the customary price of “terms were not disclosed”. There are a couple of streams to note here, within this storyline. The technical storyline. As the always quotable Kiwi Collin South puts it: “This partnership crystalizes our long-held belief that the combination of high throughput genome engineering, powerful technology and new approaches to material science will push t...
Tags: Asia, Boston, Church, San Francisco, Top Stories, Yale, North America, East Coast, AMyris, New England, Columbia, Genomatica, Zymergen, Yale University, Emeryville, Harvard Medical School


Amyris reports Q4 2019 total revenue of $40.5M, 148% increase over Q4 2018

In New York, Amyris reports a strong quarter of recurring revenue growth at $40.5 million which is a 148% increase over Q42018, and a Fiscal 2019 total revenue of $152.6 million, an increase of 140% over Fiscal 2018, with a more than doubled recurring revenue year over year with gross margin of 56%. “We delivered very strong top line revenue following our transition to higher margin, recurring product revenue,” said John Melo, President and CEO of Amyris. “Today, we have a business model that co...
Tags: New York, Producer News, AMyris, EBITDA, John Melo, Brotas, Amyris Today, Clean Beauty and Health and Wellness


250% Production Volume Growth: The Digest’s 2020 Multi-Slide Guide to Amyris’s Business Model and 148% Revenue Growth

A stock worth watching is Amyris on heels of their Q4 2019 earnings call. The financial highlights, the latest numbers on their Biossance soon to be billion dollar brand, recent production results like the 10 Q4 products that totaled a product volume of 1,578 tons which is a new quarterly record and a total 2019 product volume of 3,700 tons which is up 90% over 2018 product volume, and let’s not forget their 2020 expectations of commercializing 2-3 new molecules.
Tags: AMyris, 8-slide Guide, Digest


Bill Gates is stepping down from the boards of Microsoft and Berkshire Hathaway. Here's how he spends his $98 billion fortune, from a luxury-car collection to incredible real estate.

On Friday, Bill Gates announced via LinkedIn that he's stepping down from the two public boards he serves on: Microsoft and Berkshire Hathaway. Gates, who has a net worth of $98 billion, said he wants to "dedicate more time to philanthropic priorities." While Gates indulges in a few luxuries, they make up only a fraction of his fortune. He mainly spends his billions on charity through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and plans to give away most of his fortune. Visit Business Insider's ho...
Tags: Amazon, Hong Kong, Microsoft, Australia, Rihanna, California, Washington, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, US, San Francisco, Trends, Atlanta, Bloomberg, Wyoming, Porsche


Billion Dollar Brands, Ingredients, Fermentation Tech: The Digest’s 2020 Multi-Slide Guide to Amyris’s Synthetic Biology Platform

So far, more than 50,000 consumers a day are engaging with Amyris’s brands just in the U.S. alone. And they have 10 fermentation products currently in production. How did Amyris get to this mass market level? What is their current status in key markets like alternative sweeteners, flavors and fragrances, baby products, skincare? What makes their synthetic biology platform stand out in terms of sustainability as well as economically? What about their recent expansion into legal cannabinoids and p...
Tags: AMyris, 8-slide Guide


Early ballots are in, Praj, LanzaTech leading in “Best Places to Work in the Bioeconomy” voting

Early ballots are in, Praj, LanzaTech leading in “Best Places to Work in the Bioeconomy” voting In Florida, The Digest has released the results in the “Best Places to Work in the Bioeconomy 2020” voting through March 2nd, as we reach the last 2 weeks of voting. “It’s still quite early and there will be many changes in the ballots as staff and fans of companies get their ballots filled out in the next two weeks,” said Digest editor and publisher Jim Lane. “But it’s already clear that the private...
Tags: Florida, Colorado, US, Basf, Pennsylvania, Pacific Northwest National Lab, Top Stories, Washington Dc, Iowa, Silicon Valley, Cargill, State Of California, Boeing, Shell, NatureWorks, LanzaTech


Amyris’s sugarcane-based squalene improves CBD efficacy by 10-40x

No need to rub it in as hard when you use Amyris’s sugarcane squalene as a carrier oil for CBD compared to other carrier oils like jojoba oil, sunflower oil, MCT (medium-chain triglycerides), and hemp seed oil into human skin. With an increased efficacy of CBD by 10-40X, Amyris’s carrier oil helps get the good stuff into the skin pretty darn effectively, and at a faster rate to beat. In today’s Digest, why this latest Amyris news is of interest even if you don’t care about CBD creams and skin c...
Tags: Japan, UK, California, Top Stories, Mintel, AMyris, Cbd, Digest, MCT, Foris, Squalane, Caroline Hadfield, Neossance Squalane, Cosmos Technical Center, Neossance Squalane Jojoba Oil Sunflower Oil MCT, Hemp Seed Oil Neossance Squalane


Amyris’s clean beauty business on track for over 250% year on year sales growth

In California, Amyris, Inc. reports its Clean Beauty business comprising Biossance, Pipette and the company’s squalane ingredients business is off to much better than expected growth for 2020. Year to date through February 18, 2020, sales through the Biossance brand’s website Biossance.com have exceeded by 2X total full-first quarter of 2019 sales. “We expected around 150% growth for our Biossance brand this year and are tracking for over 250% year on year sales growth after the first six weeks ...
Tags: California, Producer News, AMyris, Amyris Inc, Biossance, John Melo Amyris President