Hunting for Innovation in Bio-based Materials and Chemicals

September 25, 2015 | State of the Market Report

The landscape for bio-based material and chemical companies is increasingly crowded as groups continue to scale and put out commercial products. Add to that low natural gas and crude oil prices, and finding promising technologies and companies is increasing difficult. In this report we will outline a series of innovative companies, look at the opportunities present, and recommend ways to improve the likelihood of success.

Coverage Areas

  • Accelerating Materials Innovation
  • Emerging Ecosystems in Agrifood and Health

Table of Contents

  • Title page
  • Impact of the current state of the market on innovation in bio-based materials and chemicals
  • Innovation hunt methodology
  • Overview of eight innovative BBMC approaches

Lead Analyst

Julia Allen


Chris Hartshorn, Ph.D.
Evan Kodra
Ross Kozarsky
Andrew Soare