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Jul 10, 2015, 07:15 ET
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Newlight Signs 20-Year Contract for 19 Billion Pounds of AirCarbon PHA

 Newlight Technologies (, a biotechnology company using an advanced biological carbon capture technology to produce...

Jun 08, 2015, 07:00 ET

The Body Shop and Newlight Form Research and Development Partnership to Launch AirCarbon™ To The World Of Beauty

 The Body Shop ( and Newlight Technologies ( announced today a research and development partnership to...

Apr 02, 2014, 16:05 ET

Newlight Raises $9.2 Million in Series C Financing Round to Expand AirCarbon Commercialization

Newlight Technologies, a company changing the way we think about carbon emissions by using greenhouse gas as a high-value resource to produce...

Jan 29, 2014, 10:15 ET

Newlight Achieves Commercial Scale Production of AirCarbon

 Newlight Technologies ( announced today that the company has achieved a breakthrough milestone in scaling up the...

Aug 06, 2013, 10:00 ET

Newlight's AirCarbon Wins Prestigious R&D 100 Award

 Newlight Technologies (, inventor and manufacturer of AirCarbon™, announced today that AirCarbon has been awarded a...

Jul 30, 2013, 10:00 ET

Newlight Named Most Innovative Company of the Year

Newlight Technologies (, inventor and manufacturer of AirCarbon™, was honored to be named "Most Innovative Company of the...

Jul 24, 2013, 15:52 ET

Newlight's AirCarbon Wins Biomaterial of the Year

California-based Newlight Technologies (, inventor and manufacturer of AirCarbon™, was honored to win the "Biomaterial of...

Mar 11, 2013, 10:15 ET

Newlight Partners With Biomer To Expand Sales of Greenhouse Gas-Derived PHA Plastics

Newlight Technologies ( and Biomer ( announced today that the two companies have executed a partnership to expand...

Nov 16, 2012, 09:00 ET

Newlight Appoints Jim Lunt, Global Expert in Biopolymers, as Vice President of Product Development

 Newlight Technologies ( announced today it has added Jim Lunt, one of the world's leading experts in biopolymer commercial...

Oct 11, 2012, 09:00 ET
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Newlight Expands Production Capacity for Sustainable Bioplastics Made From Greenhouse Gases

Newlight Technologies ( announced today the addition of 100,000-pounds per year in new production capacity on the company's...

Sep 25, 2012, 10:15 ET
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Newlight Awarded Seventh Patent On the Conversion of Greenhouse Gases, Such As Methane and Carbon Dioxide, Into Biodegradable PHA Plastics

 Newlight Technologies, LLC announced today that it has been awarded a seventh patent related to the conversion of greenhouse gases, such as...