Corn Based Clothing Factory to Open in Tennesee

tate_lyle.gifUK Based Tate & Lyle, along with DuPont, will open a $100 million factory in Loudon TN, to procude a key ingredient in DuPont fabrics called “Bio-PDO”. (Press Release Here). The production is expected to save the equivalent of 10 million gallons of gasoline a year.

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