Cargill, Ashland form bio-feedstocks venture

Baker, John
May 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;5/14/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 66, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports on a joint-venture agreement between Cargill and Ashland to develop and produce chemicals from plant-derived feedstocks in Europe. The joint venture's first product will be propylene glycol (PG) produced from glycerine, a by-product of biodiesel. According to the companies, their aim is to become a leading global supplier of chemicals from renewable sources.


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