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We provide a scalable way forward in a world where humanity’s demand for the earth’s bounty far exceeds supply. We make what is scarce, abundant for all.
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John Melo, CEO and President of Amyris

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Leading the way to a more sustainable future.

As the world’s leading manufacturer of sustainable ingredients made with synthetic biology, our technology allows millions of people, young and old, to enjoy environmentally-friendly products that are made with our sustainable ingredients. Using sugarcane fermentation, we convert basic plant sugars into rare bioidentical molecules, essential ingredients and clean, effective everyday products. We are passionately pioneering the future of clean chemistry where people and planet can prosper.

SCIENCE &
TECHNOLOGY

A passion for clean chemistry. A commitment to a sustainable planet.

Synthetic biology is capable of remaking the world’s chemistry. Our proven Lab-to-Market™ operating system has successfully produced molecules bioidentical to those that exist in nature. Whether it is a breakthrough molecule for anti-wrinkle skincare, a zero-calorie sweetener, a life-saving medication, a fine fragrance, or a polymer that makes electronic circuits more effective, our technology platform will take us to new opportunities that we haven’t yet imagined.

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AMYRIS FAMILY
OF BRANDS

Delivering what consumers demand – great performance from sustainable products, made with clean chemistry.

We are the first synthetic biology company to successfully launch a family of clean consumer brands. The natural and sustainable ingredients we produce are the building blocks of our brands’ products. Amyris’ science and technology brings the benefits of our ingredients directly to consumers.

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AMYRIS
INGREDIENTS

Delivering functional, sustainable, and natural ingredients at unmatched speed and scale.

With our technology platform, we can offer better performing ingredients at a lower cost using a process that is far better for the environment. This is our Make Good. No Compromise® pledge that is delivering industry-leading growth and supporting the environmental goals of our customers.

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INVESTOR
INFORMATION

Delivering on the promise of synthetic biology

At the core of our value is our ability to develop molecules, manufacture them at scale and commercialize them with partners who are leaders in their markets. We are shifting the world to sustainable ingredients with our own family of brands and with our partners. Perhaps most compelling, as our success scales, so too do the positive effects on the planet.

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From sugar cane to squalene.

From sugar cane to squalene.

Discover how we’re protecting sharks and ocean ecosystems by sustainably producing the squalene and squalane the world needs.
BBC STORYWORKS
The sweet spot.

The sweet spot.

Watch how we’re producing a zero calorie sweetener that’s healthier for people and more sustainable for the planet.
BBC STORYWORKS
Coronavirus vaccines spark debate about squalene.

Coronavirus vaccines spark debate about squalene.

Many coronavirus vaccines require squalene, which is naturally found in sharks and sustainably produced by Amyris.
New York Times
Amyris honored by 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards.

Amyris honored by 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards.

Our shark-saving squalene for use in coronavirus and other vaccine adjuvants received honorable mention.
Fast Company
John Melo discusses Amyris growth and more.

John Melo discusses Amyris growth and more.

CEO John Melo talks about the strong first quarter earnings report and our partnership with Ingredion.
Yahoo Finance
Strong growth leads to strong stock performance.

Strong growth leads to strong stock performance.

Record revenue growth in 2020 pushed our shares higher and has Amyris positioned for another record year in 2021.
The Street
Our repositioning has sparked a surge in our stock price.

Our repositioning has sparked a surge in our stock price.

Refocusing Amyris on consumer products has our stock up 10-fold over the past year.
forbes
Covid-19 vaccines could further endanger sharks.

Covid-19 vaccines could further endanger sharks.

Squalene, found in shark livers, can make vaccines more effective. We’re producing a scalable and sustainable alternative.
National Geographic
Vaccines can’t work without vials, needles and adjuvants.

Vaccines can’t work without vials, needles and adjuvants.

Adjuvants like squalene that provoke the right immune response are a critical part of successful vaccines.
bloomberg
Jonathan Van Ness, Amyris Introduce JVN

Jonathan Van Ness, Amyris Introduce JVN

A new entrant is raising the stakes in the celebrity beauty game.
WWD
A synthetic biology breakthrough

A synthetic biology breakthrough

Amyris creates, manufactures and sells CBG.
AMYRIS AND GRAHAM TANAKA
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Launches A Clean Beauty Brand, Rose Inc

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Launches A Clean Beauty Brand, Rose Inc

The final powerhouse behind Rose Inc is Amyris, a biotechnology and science firm that has innovated the clean beauty space.
FORBES

Construction on our new ingredients manufacturing plant in Barra Bonita, Brazil will be completed this year with production running in early 2022.

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