AVA Biochem starts commercial production of renewable 5-HMF

11:10 AM | February 3, 2014 | Natasha Alperowicz

AVA Biochem (Muttenz, Switzerland) said today that it has begun commercial-scale production of high-purity renewable 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (5-HMF) at Clariant's Infrapark at Muttenz. The company, in...