About Solazyme, Inc.Solazyme, Inc. (SZYM) is a renewable oil and bioproducts company that transforms a range of low-cost plant-based sugars into high-value oils. Headquartered in South San Francisco, Solazyme’s renewable products can replace or enhance oils derived from the world’s three existing sources – petroleum, plants and animal fats. Initially, Solazyme is focused on commercializing its products into three target markets: (1) fuels and chemicals, (2) nutrition and (3) skin and personal care. Solazyme ® , the Solazyme logo and other trademarks or service names are trademarks of Solazyme, Inc. Forward Looking Statements This press release includes forward-looking statements regarding Solazyme’s financing plans, including statements related to Solazyme’s offering of the Convertible Notes and intended use of net proceeds of the offering. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties including, without limitation, risks related to whether Solazyme will offer or consummate the offering of the Convertible Notes, including whether Solazyme will be able to satisfy the conditions required to close any sale of the Convertible Notes, market and other general economic conditions, the actual or anticipated terms of the Convertible Notes and the anticipated use of the net proceeds from any sale of the Convertible Notes. Solazyme’s forward-looking statements also involve assumptions that, if they never materialize or prove correct, could cause its results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Although Solazyme’s forward-looking statements reflect the good faith judgment of its management, these statements are based only on facts and factors currently known by Solazyme. As a result, you are cautioned not to rely on these forward-looking statements.