NJIT Newsroom tagged with "corn-based chemistry" Updates about what's happening on and around the NJIT campus. http://www.njit.edu/news en-us 2014 New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/uicomponents/images/sub_logo.gif New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu 60 Iowa Corn Promotion Board, NJIT to License Breakthrough, Safe Bio-Plastic Alternative http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-288.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-288.phpWed, 06 Aug 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The Iowa Corn Promotion Board (ICPB), NJIT and University of Sao Paulo today announced a joint agreement for licensing four pending patents on a safe, building block chemical derived from corn known as isosorbide to chemists. The agreement marks a step forward in developing applications and markets for corn-based chemistry. 

Tagged: donald sebastian, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, research and development, michael jaffe, isosorbide, iowa corn promotion board