January 15, 2021

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Cargill buys back NatureWax from Elevance Renewable Sciences
Cargill buys back NatureWax from Elevance Renewable Sciences

Cargill  has  acquired NatureWax, a  market‑leading  provider  of  natural, vegetable‑based  waxes. Cargill  owned  NatureWax, based in Woodridge, Ill., U.S.A.,  from  its  inception  in  the  late  1990s  until  2007. In  2007,  it  was  sold  to  its current  parent  company, Elevance  Renewable  Sciences, Inc. Cargill  only  purchased  the  NatureWax business  back  from  Elevance. Terms  of  the  agreement  were  not  disclosed. Going  forward, Elevance  will  […]

April 21, 2016
Elevance signs licensing agreement with Chemtura
Elevance completes scale up of second-generation biorefinery technology

Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc., based in Woodridge, Ill., U.S.A., announced the successful completion of a scale-up of a second-generation biorefinery technology using the company’s olefin metathesis technology which utilises ethylene and natural oil feedstocks. The ethenolysis process advancement represents an important milestone for the development of a second-generation metathesis technology, the company said. Catalysts produced […]

January 20, 2016
Elevance Renewable Sciences developing a fire-resistant Biobased Polyol Ester

Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc., based in Woodridge, Ill., U.S.A. is developing a Biobased Polyol Ester (BPE) designed to address the demanding fire-resistant hydraulic fluid market. According Greg Gerhardt, commercial development manager, Elevance BPE meets Factory Mutual requirements for fire resistance because of its high flash and fire point. “In addition, unlike many other vegetable-based esters, […]

June 5, 2015