The American Chemistry Council Approves Membership for Green Biologics

Renewable speciality chemicals company furthers commitment to sustainability by joining industry-leading trade association

Green Biologics Ltd., a U.K. based industrial biotechnology and renewable chemicals company was approved for membership to the American Chemistry Council (ACC) on November 5th. The American Chemistry Council represents the leading companies engaged in the business of chemistry, with its mission to deliver business value through exceptional advocacy using best-in-class member performance, political engagement, communications and scientific research.

Additionally, ACC is committed to improved environmental, health and safety performance through the world-class Responsible Care® initiative, participation in which is a condition of ACC membership. Members range from large multinational companies such as Dow, DuPont, and BASF to small and medium size enterprises like Green Biologics.

“We are honoured to have been added to this prestigious list of companies, and
an organization like the ACC with their commitment to safety and excellence, said Sean Sutcliffe, Chief Executive of Green Biologics, Ltd. Membership in the ACC is another milestone on our journey to become a world class renewable specialty chemicals company.
The membership approval for Green Biologics was confirmed at the Fall ACC Board of Directors and Executive Committee meeting on November 5, 2015.


About Green Biologics

Green Biologics Ltd (GBL) is a renewable chemicals company based in Abingdon, England with a wholly owned U.S. operating company, Green Biologics Inc., based in Gahanna, Ohio. GBL’s Clostridium fermentation platform converts a wide range of sustainable feedstocks into high performance green chemicals such as n-butanol, acetone, and through chemical synthesis, derivatives of butanol and acetone used by a growing global consumer and industrial products customer base. The platform combines advanced high productivity fermentation with superior-performing proprietary Clostridium microbial biocatalysts and synthetic chemistry to produce a pipeline of high value green chemicals with optimal performance in downstream formulations.

Green Biologics is transforming the global chemicals market, providing its customers with products and technology that are more sustainable and higher value than petroleum-based alternatives.



David E. Anderson
Global Vice President of Marketing


Green Biologics, press release, 2015-11-09.


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