Vertec Biosolvents, Inc.

1441 Branding Lane, Suite 100
Downers Grove, IL 60515

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $934K
First Award Date 01/01/01
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/07

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Datta Rathin Datta 3 Message
Opre James E. Opre 3 Message

4 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 2007
Budget: 01/01/07 - 12/31/07

Biologically-based products derived from renewable resources have the potential to replace petrochemical-feedstock-based products. However, in order to penetrate large markets and overcome entrenched barriers to change, the bio-based products must provide superior performance, economic, and environmental benefits. This project will develop and...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 2006
Budget: 01/01/06 - 12/31/06

Biologically-based products derived from renewable resources have the potential to replace products based on petrochemical feedstock, as well as to reduce the emission of hazardous pollutants. However, in order to penetrate large markets and overcome the entrenched barriers to change, the bio-based products must provide superior performance and...

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: Argonne National Laboratory

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 2002
Budget: 01/01/02 - 12/31/02

65049 Total solvent usage in the U.S. is 3.8 million tons per year, and due to toxicity and environmental needs, a large fraction needs to be replaced. Ethyl lactate and its blends with soy methyl ester have excellent solvating properties and, when price and other market penetration issues are considered, approximately 25% of the solvent us...

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: Argonne National Laboratory

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 2001
Budget: 01/01/01 - 12/31/01
PI: Unavailable

Total solvent usage in the U.S. is 3.8 million tons per year, and due to toxicity and environmental needs, a large fraction needs to be replaced. Ethyl lactate and its blends with soy methyl ester have excellent solvating properties and, when price and other market penetration issues are considered, approximately 25% of the solvent usage can be...