1,3 AND 1,4 BDO by Genomativa

Brand Names
GENO BDO AND PolyTHF®
Current Status
ON THE MARKET
Company
Corporate Partners
Further Notes
BASF has licensed direct fermentation technology developed by Genomatica and secured rights to commercially produce up to 75,000 metric tons per year of renewable 1,4- BDO. To date, BASF reports producing volumes for its downstream customers to test and at a purity comparable to petrochemical-based 1,4-BDO for use in commercial applications. BASF is also producing and offering polytetrahydrofuran (PolyTHF®) made from renewable 1,4-BDO.