Metabolix, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBLX), a leading industrial biotechnology company focused on developing clean, sustainable solutions for plastics, chemicals and energy, today announced that President and CEO, Richard P. Eno, will present at the 4th Annual Next Generation Bio-Based Chemicals Summit’s “Molecules to Market” symposium. Mr. Eno’s presentation, “Suppliers’ Perspectives on Bringing a Novel BioPlastic Resin to Market,” will discuss the importance of foundational technology in accessing different biobased markets, and how to build a successful commercial model – drawing on Metabolix's own experience in biotechnology scale‐up.
|What:||“Suppliers’ Perspectives on Bringing a Novel BioPlastic Resin to Market”|
|Who:||Richard Eno, president and CEO, Metabolix, Inc.|
|When:||Monday, January 28, 2013 from 2:45-3:15 p.m. PT|
|Where:||4th Annual Next Generation Bio-Based Chemicals Summit|
|Hilton Del Mar|
|3939 Ocean Bluff Avenue, San Diego, CA 92130|
About MetabolixMetabolix, Inc. is an innovation-driven bioscience company delivering sustainable solutions to the plastics, chemicals and energy industries. Metabolix is developing and commercializing a family of high-performance biopolymers targeted to the markets for film and bag applications, performance additives and functional biodegradation. Metabolix’s biobased chemicals platform utilizes its novel “FAST” recovery process to enable the production of cost-effective, “drop-in” replacements for petroleum-based industrial chemicals. The Company is also developing a platform for co-producing plastics, chemicals and energy from crops. Metabolix has established an industry-leading intellectual property portfolio that, together with its knowledge of advanced industrial practice, provides a foundation for industry collaborations. For more information, please visit www.metabolix.com. (MBLX-G)