Virdia has developed a proprietary platform for cost-effectively extracting highly refined sugars and lignin from a variety of cellulosic feedstocks. Founded in 2007, Virdia is a private, VC-backed, leading developer of extraction technologies for conversion of cellulosic biomass to highly refined fermentable sugars and high quality lignin. Virdia's founders, Professor Avraham Baniel and Professor Aharon Eyal, have for many years pioneered a number of now standardized extraction processes used in industries worldwide. The Company is led by a seasoned management team with decades of industrial-scale manufacturing experience in industrial biotech, chemicals and sugar production.
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