Solugen uses synthetic biology and metal catalysis to make specialty chemicals at industrial scale from corn while sequestering CO2 in the manufacturing process. This platform technology is currently used to make chemical intermediaries with many different end uses, including corrosion inhibitors, chelation chemicals for agriculture, and deicing fluid.
Primary Application Area: Energy, Infrastructure, Resilience
Technology Development Status: Commercial Product
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 9
Organization Type: Mid-stage Startup (A or B)
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES