Avantium, a leading Amsterdam-based technology company that develops and commercializes chemical building blocks for making bioplastics and fuels, has announced that for second year in a row it has been listed in the prestigious Global Cleantech 100, chosen from more than 4000 nominees.
The list is produced by Cleantech Group, a leading research firm focused on global cleantech innovation. The scope of the list is worldwide, focusing on those companies that are most likely to make the most significant market impact over the next 5-10 years. Of the more than 4000 companies nominated this year, 213 made it onto the shortlist, from which a panel of 70 experts subsequently selected the top 100.
Avantium CEO Tom van Aken was delighted with the nomination. "Being named again in the Global Cleantech 100 list is a fantastic confirmation of our YXY technology," he said....