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DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Jan 14, 2013 11:25 AM CST

DAVENPORT, Neb. (DTN) -- A North Dakota native is heading a start-up company that will use technology he and his research team developed to create biocomposite materials from agricultural products.

C2renew corporation, will use biomass such as dried distillers grains with solubles to produce biocomposite materials with plastics for a wide range of engineering applications, according to Dr. Chad Ulven, associate professor of mechanical engineering at North Dakota State University and chief technology officer of the new company.

Ulven, a North Dakota native, got his bachelor's degree from NDSU in mechanical engineering before attending graduate school at the University of ...

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