Midori Renewables is a Flagship VentureLabs™ company globally deploying their Breaking the Biomass Barrier™ technology that melts and digests biomass into sugars with a solid, recyclable catalyst. This catalyst technology will transform the entire value chain for converting cellulosic biomass to high-quality sugars. Midori's breakthrough technology overcomes the limitations of traditional fuels and chemicals derived from fossil fuels and from food biomass sources. The technology has already been shown to be effective on a variety of biomass feedstocks and the company will begin constructing a commercial demonstration facility in 2014.
Noubar Afeyan is on the Board and Brian Baynes is Chairman.