EPA announces 2011 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards; green chemistry market opportunity projected to be $98.5B by 2020, about 2% of total market
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JUNE 20, 2011
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is hosting its 16 th annual Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award ceremony tonight in Washington, DC. This year’s awards marks the 20 th anniversary of EPA’s efforts in what would become the creation of green chemistry. Separately, a new report by Pike Research forecasts that green chemistry represents a market opportunity that will grow from $2.8 The first target molecule for Genomatica is 1,4-butanediol (BDO).