Biofuels

Phillips 66 Plans to Transform San Francisco Refinery into World’s Largest Renewable Fuels Plant

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 6:00pm

Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX), a diversified energy manufacturing and logistics company, announced today that it plans to reconfigure its San Francisco Refinery in Rodeo, California, to produce renewable fuels.

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  • Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX), a diversified energy manufacturing and logistics company, announced today that it plans to reconfigure its San Francisco Refinery in Rodeo, California, to produce renewable fuels.
  • The Phillips 66 Rodeo Renewed project would produce 680 million gallons annually of renewable diesel, renewable gasoline, and sustainable jet fuel.
  • Combined with the production of renewable fuels from an existing project in development, the plant would produce greater than 800 million gallons a year of renewable fuels, making it the worlds largest facility of its kind.
  • Phillips 66 is taking a significant step with Rodeo Renewed to support demand for renewable fuels and help California meet its low carbon objectives, said Greg Garland, chairman and CEO of Phillips 66.

AHPA Hemp-CBD Supplement Virtual Congress Identifies Potential Vulnerabilities, Provides the Tools to Avoid Them

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 2:22pm

AHPAs Second Annual Hemp-CBD Virtual Congress that will be held virtually on August 27 will provide invaluable guidance to this rapidly growing yet uncertain market segment.

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  • AHPAs Second Annual Hemp-CBD Virtual Congress that will be held virtually on August 27 will provide invaluable guidance to this rapidly growing yet uncertain market segment.
  • When a market segment is new, AHPAs experience is invaluable, and never more so than with the hemp and CBD market today.
  • The Hemp-CBD Virtual Congress has assembled over 20 established and influential industry experts to address vulnerabilities companies face from an agricultural, regulatory, manufacturing and marketing point of view.
  • Multiple opportunities for attendee interaction with industry experts are part of the Virtual Congress agenda.

1933 Industries Launches Canna Hemp™ PLUS Line with Double the Amount of CBD and a Renewed Focus on Health and Wellness

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 1:30pm

The Canna HempPlus line ("PLUS") was developed for consumers who want to experience the added benefits of increased CBD at competitive prices from a reliable and trusted brand.

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  • The Canna HempPlus line ("PLUS") was developed for consumers who want to experience the added benefits of increased CBD at competitive prices from a reliable and trusted brand.
  • With double the amount of CBD, the PLUS line was designed to offer competitively-priced products with some of the highest amounts of CBD found today in the marketplace.
  • 'Our best-selling topical Relief Cream and all Elixirs will launch the PLUS line today, with more products to follow over the coming months."
  • Our award-winning proprietary portfolio of brands include: AMA flower and AMA concentrates,as well as CBD-infusedCanna Hemp, Canna Hemp X, Canna Fused, and hemp-specificproducts.

The Best Hemp Oils Right Now: 40% Off Smilyn Wellness Tinctures

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 10:00pm

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- California hemp oil brand, Smilyn Wellness , is offering 40 percent off sitewide through August including its popular hemp-derived tinctures.

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  • SAN DIEGO, Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- California hemp oil brand, Smilyn Wellness , is offering 40 percent off sitewide through August including its popular hemp-derived tinctures.
  • As you enter the Carlsbad, California headquarters of Smilyn Wellness, you enter a modern, colorful space.
  • The Smilyn brand is more than just a modern logo and a rainbow spectrum of hemp-derived, broad-spectrum products.
  • Smilyn Wellness in California is a hemp-wellness brand simplifying the benefits of premium hemp extract.

Global Pyrolysis Oil Market 2020-2025 - Growing Applications in Biorefineries to Offer Lucrative Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 6:39pm

The global market for Pyrolysis Oil is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 4% during the forecast period.

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  • The global market for Pyrolysis Oil is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 4% during the forecast period.
  • Growing application of pyrolysis oil in biorefineries is expected to offer various lucrative opportunities for the growth of market.
  • Additionally, the usage of pyrolysis oil in gas turbines and diesel engines to generate heat & power is likely to provide lucrative opportunities for the growth of pyrolysis oil market during the forecast period.
  • The pyrolysis oil market is consolidated with top players accounting for a major share of the market.

BASF partners with The Estée Lauder Companies and Solidaridad to provide COVID-19 support to sustainable palm farmers in Indonesia

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 3:29pm

We are grateful to our partners The Este Lauder Companies and Solidaridad Network for this collaboration.

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  • We are grateful to our partners The Este Lauder Companies and Solidaridad Network for this collaboration.
  • The Este Lauder Companies is proud to partner with BASF to support Solidaridad Networks vital COVID-19 relief efforts, which help to protect Indonesian smallholder farmers and their families from the impact of the pandemic.
  • Project Lampung , a collaborative sustainability project launched by Solidaridad Network, BASF, The Este Lauder Companies and The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) at the end of 2018, is an ongoing initiative that aims to promote sustainable palm oil and palm derivatives production.
  • The project supports 1,000 independent Indonesian smallholder farmers with the goal of improving their livelihoods and their sustainable production of palm oil and palm kernel oil.

Introducing Beneficial Blends 600mg Broad Spectrum Hemp Extracts With NanoLyte™ Technology

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 2:30pm

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Beneficial Blends, the industry leading Oil Expert and Certified Manufacture specializing in high quality products with 'beneficial for you' health attributes, launches its first-ever conventional and organic 600mg Broad Spectrum Hemp Extracts made with NanoLyte, its proprietary water-soluble CBD emulsion technology.

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  • TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Beneficial Blends, the industry leading Oil Expert and Certified Manufacture specializing in high quality products with 'beneficial for you' health attributes, launches its first-ever conventional and organic 600mg Broad Spectrum Hemp Extracts made with NanoLyte, its proprietary water-soluble CBD emulsion technology.
  • Beneficial Blends Hemp Extractsare developed by global PhD Experts utilizing high intensity ultrasonication and phospholipids, resulting in industry leading taste, clarity, solubility and absorption.
  • In addition to Beneficial Blends Hemp Extracts, the company manufactures a varietyof private label CBD-infused products including ingestible, topicals and candles customized to manufacturing and retailer needs.
  • "Through extensive research and testing, we formulated Beneficial Blends Broad Spectrum Hemp Extracts with non-detectable THC to give people the "worry-free" support they desire."

Avicanna and Red White & Bloom Enter Exclusive Partnership for the Distribution and Commercialization of Pura H&W Hemp-Derived CBD-Based Topical Products in the United States

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 12:45pm

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES.

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  • /NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES.
  • The Pura H&W branded products utilize hemp-derived CBD, the non-psychoactive and non-controlled cannabinoid, which allows for cosmetic designation and retail sales.
  • This agreement paves a path that will allow RWB and Avicanna to grow together well into the future beyond our news today."
  • Under the agreement, which has an initial five-year term, RWB will exclusively distribute the Pura H&W brand and certain other white label brands at RWB's direction.

CBD Online Retailer Serenity Store Sees CBD Sales Soar as More People Seek Support During the Pandemic

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 11:27am

Interest in CBD has exploded in recent years, and due to the 2018 Farm Bill, hemp production is now legal in the United States.

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  • Interest in CBD has exploded in recent years, and due to the 2018 Farm Bill, hemp production is now legal in the United States.
  • The landmark legislation has made hemp more accessible and affordable than ever, and the nation has responded with enthusiasm for the CBD industry, said Serenity Store.
  • Established out of Boulder, Colorado, in early 2020, Serenity Store is an online retailer of the top CBD products currently inthe market.
  • All CBD products sold through Serenity Store have less than 0.3% THCthe mind-altering ingredient in marijuanaand will not cause a psychoactive effect, the company says.

CBD Online Retailer Serenity Store Sees CBD Sales Soar as More People Seek Support During the Pandemic

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 11:22am

Interest in CBD has exploded in recent years, and due to the 2018 Farm Bill, hemp production is now legal in the United States.

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  • Interest in CBD has exploded in recent years, and due to the 2018 Farm Bill, hemp production is now legal in the United States.
  • The landmark legislation has made hemp more accessible and affordable than ever, and the nation has responded with enthusiasm for the CBD industry, said Serenity Store.
  • Established out of Boulder, Colorado, in early 2020, Serenity Store is an online retailer of the top CBD products currently inthe market.
  • All CBD products sold through Serenity Store have less than 0.3% THCthe mind-altering ingredient in marijuanaand will not cause a psychoactive effect, the company says.