Myriant produces renewable chemicals
that make everyday products greener.

Our products replace barrels of petroleum
with pounds of renewable feedstocks.

We've advanced our proven technology
platform from scientific innovation to
global commercialization.

We're delivering green chemicals
that are cost-competitive
without government subsidies.

We've redefined chemistry to sell
renewable chemicals today for
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News & Events



Myriant to Participate in BIO Pacific Rim Summit Read More »



UPC, Myriant and Sojitz Jointly Develop Bio-succinic Acid Based Plasticizers Read More »



Myriant Corporation Board appoints Cenan Ozmeral, Ph.D., as President and Chief Executive Officer Read More »

Myriant Corporation's Chief Technology Officer, Janice Pero, Ph.D. Retires


Dr. Janice Pero, Chief Technology Officer and Chairperson of Myriant's Scientific Advisory Board is retiring from Myriant Corporation effective Friday, December 19, 2014. Dr. Pero joined Myriant in 2008 and became its Vice President of Research in 2010. Prior to joining Myriant, Dr. Pero served as President, CEO and member of the Board at OmniGene Bioproducts, Inc. and previously was the Founder and a Board Member for BioTechnica International, Inc. Prior to joining BioTechnica; Dr. Pero was an Associate Professor of Biology at Harvard University. Dr. Pero received a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Harvard University, and was a summa cum laude graduate of Oberlin College, Ohio

Myriant CEO Cenan Ozmeral, Ph.D., in speaking of Jan's tenure at the company said "Jan has added tremendous value during her time at Myriant and the impact of her contributions will continue to resonate. Jan is an accomplished scientist with a stellar reputation in the scientific community. Her strong strategic input, guidance to our R&D Team and leadership of our Scientific Advisory Board, has provided significant benefit to Myriant. Although we will miss working with Jan regularly, we will look forward to her consulting with us on key scientific projects. We wish Jan the best and know that she will enjoy spending time with her family and focusing on various projects and interests."

New Bio-SAC Applications

Zero VOC Coalescing Solvent: Myriant's formulation provides superior flexibility to meet stringent environmental compliance issues. Learn More »

Polyester Polyols: Develop polyester polyols with up to 100% renewable content and a performance equal to adipic acid. Learn More »

Commercializing Bio-Succinic Acid from
Bio-Based Chemical Plants on Two Continents

Start-up activities are well underway at Myriant's flagship plant
in Lake Providence , LA. With our partner, ThyssenKrupp
Uhde, we have validated that our production process meets
targets for commercial yield and quality. Learn more »

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