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Amyris and Squalan enter into agreements for the production and marketing of bio-based personal care products

Amyris, Inc., a global renewable products company providing sustainable alternatives to a variety of non-renewable resources, and Squalan Natural Health B.V., a privately held, personal care product company based in The Netherlands, have entered into agreements for the production and marketing of Neossance Squalane-based personal care products. 289 more words


Essential Oil of the Month: Amyris (Torchwood) Calming to the Body and Mind!

Amyris: generic name is derived from the Greek word αμυρων (amyron), which means “intensely scented” and refers to the strong odor of the resin; it is also known as West Indian Sandalwood. 270 more words

Aromatherapy/Essential Oils

An (old) book accord

On 31 December 2014 one of my readers asked me:

Do you have any recommendations for a papery/dusty isolate? Brand new to this, and all I want is to smell like a library!

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Can Brazil get its ethanol mojo back?

Mac Margolis  – Bloomberg View, 12/21/2014

Brazilian airline Gol set out earlier this year to launch the world’s first commercial flight powered partly by renewable fuel made from sugar cane. 86 more words


The Allure of a Great Scent - Maison Francis Kurkdjian

I have a heightened sense of smell, this can be attributed to my French gene.  Anything  I can detect either smells sublime or reeks.

The first time I became aware of the power of scent was Stefano, a gorgeous Italian blonde from Rome.  165 more words


Total and Amyris bio-based jet fuel ready for use in commercial aviation

Total, one of the world’s leading energy companies, and Amyris, an industrial bioscience company, begin to prepare to market a drop in jet fuel that contains up to 10% blends of renewable farnesane. 510 more words


Amyris expands reach of its farnesene-primarily based fragrance technology - CosmeticsDesign.com USA

Amyris expands attain of its farnesene-primarily based fragrance technologyCosmeticsDesign.com USAUS-based biotechnology business Amyris has further created its connection with Japan-based Takasago by extending the commercialization of its farnesene-based fragrance technologies. The…