Recent News

June 29, 2016
GlucanBio selected by ADM to present at the Cleantech Innovation Bridge - CIB Showcase in Chicago.

Mar 10, 2016
GlucanBio is awarded DOE small business voucher (SBV) to advance technology for converting GVL-derived lignin to Functional Carbon materials in collaboration with ORNL.

Sep 8, 2015
GlucanBio selected as one of the 30 emerging clean energy companies of 2015 to present at NREL Industry Growth Forum event, Nov 3-4 Denver.

Aug 23, 2015
GlucanBio featured in Biofuels Digest, company's 5-minute guide.

Aug 11, 2015
CEO Larry Clarke joins Nidus Partners as a Managing Partner under next Phase of Growth - Nidus 2.0

Aug 6, 2015
GlucanBio invited to present at BIOMALAYSIA 2015 on Enhancing the Palm Oil Industry through Biotechnology (Aug 17 -19, Kuala Lumpur).

July 29, 2015
GlucanBio has been selected as one of the Presenting Companies at 2015 Ag Innovation Showcase

July 20, 2015
GlucanBio is the Winner of the Sofinnova Start-up Award at Montreal.

July 11, 2015
Glucan Biorenewables selected as one of the Top-5 finalists for the Sofinnova Partners Renewable Chemistry Start-up Award competition tobe held at the BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology in Montreal.

June 1, 2015
NSF awarded GlucanBio $150k to convert biomass into glucose using green solvents.

Apr 14, 2015
GlucanBio wins $50k Prize at the Clean Energy Challenge in Chicago.

Dec 8, 2014
Glucan Biorenewables announces research collaboration with Sarawak Biodiversity Center (SBC), Malaysia.

Dec 4, 2014
SBC and GlucanBio to engage in research collaboration.

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  • We believe.

    At GlucanBio, we know natural resources are precious. And using available natural resources like biomass, as efficiently as possible, is a global game-changer. That’s why we are developing a scalable, cost-efficient technology – to lead the change.

  • We know what to do.

    We’re not taking the typical approach; we’re focused on bio-chemicals and we’re discovering new market opportunities in addition to the existing drop-in furfural market. We’ll travel the globe to convert biomass to renewable chemicals, cost effectively.

  • We’re ready to do it.

    North America is the ideal place to launch a commercial plant to prove our platform. We’re exploring multiple locations and forming strategic partnerships to make it happen.