Wausau, Wis. – American Science and Technology (AST), a sustainable technology company focused on providing R&D services to develop innovative processes that can produce cost-competitive renewable chemicals and materials from non-food biomass, has won a second patent (US 9,382,283 B2) in as many months, related to its Organosolv pulping process.
American Science and Technology, an emerging technology company in the bio-chemicals and renewable materials sector, has achieved a major milestone as it announces the completion of its Wausau, WI bio-refinery pilot plant scale up. The new pilot plant will increase AST’s processing capacity to 2 tons of cellulosic biomass per day.
American Science and Technology Corp. is scaling up its Wausau, Wisconsin-based pilot plant to pre-commercialization scale. Baisch Engineering was selected to design the scale up of the biorefinery pilot plant from its current production capacity of 200 pounds of lignocellulosic biomass per day to 2 tons per day.
CHICAGO, IL – American Science and Technology (AST), a Chicago-based company focused on converting lignocellulosic biomass into high-value chemicals and products, has selected Baisch Engineering, based out of Kaukauna (WI), to assist in the scale up of its Wausau (WI) bio-refinery pilot plant. The new scaled-up plant will increase AST’s processing capacity from 200 pounds of lignocellulosic biomass per day to 2 tons per day.
STEVENS POINT — Officials from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point say nearly $5 million in grants will help improve the quality of instruction, training opportunities and services they will offer to businesses across the region.
American Science and Technology and University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point Awarded Grant as Part of a $22.5 Million Economic Development Initiative
CHICAGO, IL –American Science and Technology (AST) and The University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point (UWSP) have been awarded approximately $2.8 million, as part of a $22.5 million initiative by the University of Wisconsin System institutions to support increased economic growth and a stronger Wisconsin workforce.
Biofuels Digest tags AST as an innovation-stage company worth keeping an eye on.