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New industry partner: Origin Materials

Friday, April 12, 2019

CEBC welcomes Origin Materials as our newest industry partner! 

Based in California and Ontario, Origin Materials is a material technology company. Its technology replaces petroleum with cheap, renewable sources of carbon from biomass sources to create building-block intermediates. The company’s vision is to industrialize chemical technology that is not just sustainable, but restorative. In 2017, Origin formed the NaturALL Bottle Alliance, whose members include Nestle, Danone, and PepsiCo, to develop a PET bottle made with 100 percent bio-based renewable resources.

We nurture connections with companies like Origin to gain business insights, identify research targets and drive projects toward commercialization.  A total of 25 companies have partnered with CEBC, 9 currently including: Archer Daniels Midland, Chevron Phillips Chemical, DuPont, ExxonMobil, W.R. Grace, INVISTA, Origin Materials, Reliance, and Honeywell UOP.

Our industry partners pay dues to the CEBC, which supports both research and operational efforts. In return, member companies gain access to intellectual property, faculty expertise, cutting-edge capabilities and students for future employment.

Click here to learn more about our industry partnership program.


CEBC Calendar

March 4, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Allyn Kaufmann, US Whitespace & Innovation Lead
"Serial Innovation in Consumer Heathcare - Intersection of Chemistry and the Consumer"

March 10, Wednesday - Mandatory Safety Meeting 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Mandatory for all CEBC researchers working at 1501 Wakarusa

March 25, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Nikola Juhasz, Global Technical Director, Sustainability
Sun Chemical Corporation, Carlstadt, NJ
"Sustainability of Packaging Industry"

April 1, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Sagar Sarsani, Project Leader
Sabic, Sugarland, TX
"Chemical Industry R&D Career Pathways"

April 12 & 13, Monday & Tuesday - Spring Advisory Boards Meeting
& Project Evaluations

1:00-3:00 p.m. each day, via Zoom
Click here to register

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