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‘Next industrial revolution’: How synthetic biology will transform manufacturing and improve sustainability

Genetic Literacy Project | 
To create sustainable cities, we need to use synthetic biology ...
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Viewpoint: Paper straws, vegan diets won’t stop climate change—but sustainable ‘bioproducts’ might

Forbes | 
Are you slurping through a paper straw, searching for the next green product that will save the planet? Sorry to ...
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Sustainable synthetic biology is taking over cosmetics, personal care

Forbes | 
Synthetic biology companies are already producing many of the ingredients found in personal care products using biosynthesis, the same basic ...
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Podcast: Turning mushrooms into bacon (and other cool stuff) to boost sustainability

SynBioBeta | 
Today John Cumbers [founder and CEO of SynBioBeta] talks with Eben Bayer, CEO and Co-Founder of the biomaterials company Ecovative ...
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As technology ‘wipes out’ traditional work, biotech investment could revitalize rural America

Forbes | 
Cow-free burgers are now all the rage — after Beyond Meats’ recent IPO, shares rose 163% on the first day ...
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Synthetic biology could outperform plants at producing marijuana components. But obstacles remain.

SynBioBeta | 
Using the tools of synthetic biology, innovators are making a bold move into the cannabinoid industry, particularly as cannabinoids are ...