June 2012

FireEngineering.com features AURI client EarthClean

FireEngineering.com recently reported on AURI’s assistance to EarthClean Corporation in their efforts to develop the product TetraKO as a Class B or Class A & B fire suppressant. The $300,000 grant is funded by AURI, the Minnesota Corn Research & Promotion Council and the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council. AURI is also assisting EarthClean through its hands-on scientific assistance and innovation networking. >Read FireEngineering.com’s article “TetraKo to Develop a… Read More »FireEngineering.com features AURI client EarthClean

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Ag Innovator of the Year makes news

Ag Innovator of the Year makes news AURI’s Ag Innovator of the Year, Bio-Plastic Solutions of Blooming Prairie, Minnesota, was recently featured in the AgriNews and the Owatonna People’s Press. Bio-Plastic Solutions, led by CEO Gary Noble, produces a “green” alternative to petrochemical-based plastics.   > Read the Owatonna People’s Press article “Blooming Prairie company named Ag Innovator of the Year.” > Read the AgriNews article “Bio-Plastic Solutions is Ag… Read More »Ag Innovator of the Year makes news

BioPlastic Solutions Named Ag Innovator of the Year

Bio-Plastic Solutions, a Blooming Prairie, Minnesota, company, was named Ag Innovator of the Year by the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI). The Ag Innovator Award is a recognition AURI began in 2002 to honor clients who have contributed to the economy and helped grow value-added agriculture in Minnesota by creating new products or processes using agriculture products. Bio-Plastic Solutions, led by CEO Gary Noble, produces a “green” alternative to petrochemical-based… Read More »BioPlastic Solutions Named Ag Innovator of the Year