Virent

3571 Anderson Street
Madison, Wisconsin, 53704
http://www.virent.com/

Stacey Orlandi(CEO)

Business Description :


Virent Energy Systems, Inc. produces hydrocarbon chemicals and fuels from plant sugars. The company offers BioForming technology, which converts plant-based sugars into a range of hydrocarbon products identical to those made from petroleum, including gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, and chemicals for plastics and fibers. It offers drop-in fuels, molecules, polymers, aromatic molecules, diesel fuels, gasoline, and jet fuels that are produced from bio-based feedstocks, such as beet sugar, sugar cane, and corn starch, as well as cellulosic feedstocks, including bagasse, corn stover, grasses, sorghum, and wood. The company also offers bio-paraxylene, bio-toluene, and bio-benzene; and bio-Aromatic 100, an aromatic solvent that is used for a range of materials and markets, including paints and coatings, industrial, agricultural solvent, beverage packaging, textiles, automobiles, detergents, and construction materials. Virent Energy Systems, Inc. has strategic partnerships with Royal Dutch Shell, Cargill Ventures, Honda, and The Coca-Cola Company. The company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin