Genencor, a Danisco Division

Genencor, a Danisco Division

February 19, 2009 04:04 ET

Media Advisory: Taking Green Chemistry to the Next Level Genencor Presents on BioIsoprene™

Renewable Alternative to Isoprene for Rubber Production

PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 19, 2009) - Genencor, a division of Danisco A/S will be presenting at the 4th Asia Rubber & Tire Markets conference, taking place in Singapore on 26-27 February 2009.

Richard J. LaDuca, Sr. Director at Genencor will present on the research collaboration with Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., which is focused on developing a bio-based process for the production of isoprene from renewable sources. He will touch on the need to develop an integrated process to produce BioIsoprene for use in tires, elastomers and other applications. He will also provide an update on the integrated production system that is under development with Goodyear.

Date : February 26, 2009
Time : 15.00 hrs
Address : 4th Asia Rubber & Tire Markets Conference
Swissotel Merchant Court Singapore
20 Merchant Road
Singapore - 058281
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Speaker Profile

Please call or e-mail Francis Stalder at +31 71 56 86 304 or e-mail for further details.

About Genencor

Genencor, a division of Danisco A/S, is a world leader in industrial biotechnology and a pioneer in enzyme innovation. Genencor improves process and product performance for a spectrum of industries, from biofuels and laundry detergents to animal nutrition and food. As part of a global organization, Genencor has a manufacturing and distribution network that spans more than 40 countries. In collaboration with customers, technology leaders and other stakeholders, Genencor supplies competitive, biobased solutions. These innovations create value throughout the supply chain, from raw material to finished product, while building the biobased economy. For more information about BioIsoprene™ and Genencor, go to

Contact Information

  • Genencor Media:
    Francis Stalder
    +31 71 56 86 304
    Genencor Media:
    Angela Fan
    +86 1391 6103401
    Genencor Media:
    Jennifer Hutchins
    (585) 256-6973