Solazyme partners with Versalis for Encapso

Solazyme, Inc. and Versalis, the chemical subsidiary of Eni S.p.A., one of the world’s largest oil and gas companies, today announced a partnership to expand the commercial use of Encapso – the world’s first commercially-available, biodegradable encapsulated lubricant for drilling fluids… [Read the full story]

Did Solazyme just patent an algal treatment for diabetes?

Inform Smartbrief reports that Solazyme has been issued US Patent #8,747,834 describing the use of algal biomass as a treatment for impaired glucose metabolism. Solazyme’s natural strain of algae…

Solazyme and AkzoNobel expand surfactant partnership

Solazyme and AkzoNobel, a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, have expanded their previously announced joint development agreement…

Solazyme Bunge Brazil plant begins commercial production

Solazyme, Inc. has announced that its joint venture with Bunge Global Innovation LLC (“Bunge”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG), has successfully produced its first commercially…

Algenist Skin Care

Microalgae is at the foundation of Algenist’s clinical skincare expertise delivering anti-aging treatments to maintain youthful, beautiful skin. Solazyme’s 10 years of algal research has led to the discovery…

Solazyme’s Algenist line launches at Nordstroms

Algenist®, Solazyme’s anti-aging skincare brand featuring microalgae, has announced its launch in Nordstrom locations throughout the United States. The launch into Nordstrom’s “Advanced Skincare”…

Solazyme raises $202.8 million in offerings

Solazyme has announced the closing of its sale of 5,750,000 shares of its common stock, and $149.5 million aggregate principal amount of 5.00% Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes due 2019…

Solazyme reports Q4 and 2013 results

Solazyme, Inc. has announced results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013. “2013 was a year of great progress for Solazyme as we readied our first major capacity projects…

Solazyme begins commercial production at Iowa facilities

Solazyme has announced that commercial operations have begun at both Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)’s Clinton, Iowa facility, and the downstream companion facility operated by American Natural…

Management changes at Solazyme

Solazyme has announced management changes to its operational leadership under CEO Jonathan Wolfson and recently-appointed President David Cole. Jean-Marc Rotsaert and the Company have mutually agreed…

Solazyme announces David C. Cole as new president

Solazyme, Inc. has announced the appointment of David C. Cole as President, effective January 1, 2014. He has also been elected to Solazyme’s Board of Directors. Mr. Cole most recently held the position of CEO…

Solazyme reports 24% revenue growth in 3Q 2013

Solazyme, Inc. has announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013. Total revenue for the quarter was $10.6 million, compared with $8.6 million in the third quarter of 2012…

Solazyme to show algal food ingredients at SupplySide West

Solazyme, a leading innovator in microalgae applications for food, fuel, chemicals and other advanced product areas, has announced that they will be showcasing two food…

Solazyme enters textile lubricants market

Solazyme, Inc. has announced its entry into the textile lubricants market through a commercial supply agreement with Goulston Technologies Inc., a leading global producer of high-performance fiber lubricants…

Solazyme to supply commercial scale oils to Unilever

Solazyme, Inc. has announced that they have executed a commercial supply agreement with Unilever for the first partnered Solazyme Tailored™ Algal Oil. The companies have been collaborating for five years…

Dillon steps down at Solazyme, board changes

Solazyme, Inc. has announced that Harrison Dillon, Ph.D., the company’s co-founder and President, has decided to step down from his full-time position and shift to a long-term consulting…

Second quarter results show Solazyme on track

Solazyme announced 2nd quarter results this week. Total revenue for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013 was $11.2 million compared with $13.5 million in the second quarter of 2012…

Solazyme has key ingredient in new veggie protein powder

Solazyme, Inc., an emerging leader in microalgae-based food ingredients, and Twinlab Corporation, a leading manufacturer and marketer of science-based nutritional supplements, have announced their launch…

Solazyme and Roquette display separately at food industry tech show

At the Institute of Food Technologists 2013 (IFT-13) Annual Meeting and Expo, held July 14 to 16 in Chicago’s McCormick Place, Solazyme and Roquette separately showcased their microalgae-based…

Solazyme and Roquette dissolving joint venture

Solazyme, Inc. and Roquette Frères, S.A. have announced their intentions to dissolve their joint venture, Solazyme Roquette Nutritionals, LLC, in accordance with their Joint Venture and Operating Agreement…

Solazyme Reports First Quarter 2013 Results

Solazyme, Inc. has announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013. Total revenue for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013 was $6.7 million compared with $13.6 million in the first quarter…

Solazyme and AkzoNobel cut deal for surfactants and coatings

Solazyme, Inc. and AkzoNobel, a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, have entered into an agreement targeting the development of advanced tailored…

Algae becoming influential in the cosmetics world

While algae derivatives have been a growing component in cosmetics and skin treatments for years, they have mainly been a low key contributor, unheralded until Solazyme began promoting…

Soladiesel® @ Propel consumer trial test results released

The November, 2012 consumer test of Solazyme’s Soladiesel being dispensed at four Propel fueling stations in the California Bay Area has been analyzed and results show that…

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