Metabolix, Inc. is an advanced biomaterials company that is well positioned to address growing market demand for sustainable solutions in the plastics, chemicals and energy industries.
Metabolix has established an intellectual property portfolio that features more than 500 issued and pending patents across three platforms: biopolymers, biobased chemicals and crops. This industry-leading intellectual property portfolio, as well as our advanced knowledge of industrial practice, is the foundation of our scientific, technological and manufacturing collaborations.
Currently, Metabolix is developing and commercializing a family of high-performance PHA biopolymers targeted for film and bag applications, performance additives, and functional biodegradation. Additionally, Metabolix’s biobased chemicals platform utilizes our proprietary “FAST” recovery process to enable the production of cost-effective, “drop-in” replacements for petroleum-based industrial chemicals. The Company is also developing a platform for co-producing plastics, chemicals and energy from crops.
Biopolymers, Bioplastics, Biobased Chemicals, Renewable Chemicals, Performance Additives The company was founded in 1992, is based in Cambridge Massachusetts and currently lists 111 employees http://www.metabolix.com/
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