Mascoma610 Lincoln Street Suite 100 Waltham, Massachusetts, 2451 http://www.mascoma.com
Business Description :
Mascoma Corporation, a renewable fuels company, owns a technology for the conversion of abundant biomass. The company, through its proprietary consolidated bioprocessing (CBP) technology platform, develops genetically-modified yeasts and other microorganisms that enhance yields in the production of renewable fuels and chemicals. Mascoma Corporation, through its CBP technology, develops genetically-modified MGT yeast product that would be used by corn ethanol producers as a drop-in substitute for existing yeasts. Its CBP technology would also be used in the conversion of hardwood feedstock into cellulosic ethanol. The company also plans to offer its CBP technology to develop biorefineries that produce multiple fuel and chemical end-products from various feedstocks. In addition, it designs and manufactures equipment that processes cellulosic biomass for further biological or chemical conversion. The company has operations in Rome, New York and Toronto, Canada. Mascoma Corporation was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Lebanon, New Hampshire. As of October 31, 2014, Mascoma Corporation operates as a subsidiary of Lallemand Inc.