Biorefineries Direvo to Enter the US Corn-Ethanol Market
For its products for the optimization of bioethanol production and its co-products based on enzyme technology Direvo has received nun a US patent. This US patent will pave the way into the US Corn-Ethanol Market.
Cologne/Germany – With its thirty claims, the US patent 8,962,286 leverages Direvo's Bluzy products across a range of applications vital to the economics of the bioethanol industry. The patent describes enzyme-based technologies which are used to improve the economics of biorefineries with an emphasis on ethanol production from corn. "The $50bn US corn-ethanol market has long sought easy-to-implement and cost-efficient technologies to improve the economics of biorefineries" says Jorg Riesmeier, CEO of Direvo.
Direvo is developing a portfolio of Bluzy products targeting process efficiency, yield and co-product quality. Furthermore, the enzyme technology offers a multitude of other possibilities; Direvo is working on targeting applications in the animal feed and animal health markets. "At Direvo, we can rely on decades of expertise and know-how complemented by a strong patent portfolio bringing innovation to the market and building successful businesses", announces Riesmeier.