AkzoNobel Inks Deal with Itaconix

AkzoNobel’s Specialty Chemicals business and Itaconix have signed an application agreement to evaluate and develop innovative bio-based chelates for use in the consumer and industrial detergents and cleaners markets. It is the second partnership stemming from a joint development agreement signed by the companies earlier this year to develop and commercialize sustainable products made from renewable feedstocks¬† using¬†Itaconix¬†technology. Products from this collaboration will be marketed under AkzoNobel’s Dissolvine brand.