EnzOx2 partner AVA Biochem teams-up with Michelin Group to foster eco-innovation
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AVA Biochem AG in Zug, Switzerland, one of the participants in EnzOx2 project, has entered into a Joint Development Agreement with the Michelin Group, with the common goal to implement bio-based platform molecule 5-HMF in various materials and chemical applications. This collaboration aims to establish the world’s first commercial-scale production plant of 5-HMF, and to ultimately bring novel product applications onto the market based on this versatile chemical. These applications are all targeted to improve the performance, economics, sustainability (low carbon footprint) and safety (non-toxicity) of a variety of both consumer goods and industrial products. Click below to read the complete press release.