VariFAS Biorenewables
We offer high-performance bio-based chemicals
New building blocks for synthesizing lubricants, surfactants, polymers, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals

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Prototype lubricant has been synthesized

Previously, we have produced several kilograms of fatty acids from a 100-L fermentation. Using that material, we have synthesized first prototype lubricant. Its property is being tested.

VariFAS won NSF SBIR Phase II award

VariFAS won a NSF SBIR Phase II award recently. We will further de-risk our technology and scale up the capability to produce enough quantities of monounsaturated fatty acids (MUFAs) that can be evaluated by potential partners. The objectives of SBIR Phase II include: optimization and scale-up of the fermentation process…

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