Solutions

Solutions

Our bio-inspired solutions are designed to replace persistent chemicals with high-performing materials that are better, cleaner, and cost effective.

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Soltellus™

Agronomy

Home Care

Water Treatment

Soltellus™ polymer is sustainable, biodegradable, and water-soluble with applications in home care, agronomy, and water treatment.

  • Enhances the soil- and stain-fighting power of laundry detergents and the anti-spotting and anti-film properties of dishwasher detergents.


  • Protects and enhances plant health as a soil amendment, fertilizer enhancer, and a descaler for irrigation systems. 


  • Functions as a sustainable antiscalant and corrosion inhibitor for water treatment applications such as reverse osmosis membranes, cooling towers, heat exchangers, and oilfield-produced water. 

Agronomy

Application
Product Name
Resources
Row CropSoltellus™ 2000L
GreenhouseSoltellus™ 2000L

Home Care

Application
Product Name
Resources
LaundrySoltellus™ 2101L / Soltellus™ 2101S
Auto DishSoltellus™ 2101S
CleanerSoltellus™ 2101L / Soltellus™ 2101S

Water Treatment

Application
Product Name
Resources
Scale InhibitorSoltellus™ 2400L
Corrosion InhibitorSoltellus™ 2400L
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Ecoteria™

Home Care

Fragrances

CASE

Ecoteria™ malonates offer safety, sustainability, performance, and supply resiliency benefits in fragrances, coatings, agriculture chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and other specialty applications.

  • Enables more safe and sustainable fragrances by removing acutely toxic chemicals and adding plant-based1 carbon.


  • Offers high purity performance in coatings with non-isocyanate chemistries, lower VOCs, and faster cure times.


  • Establishes a more resilient supply chain for pharmaceutical and agricultural markets as the first major supply source outside of China.


1Determined using the USDA BioPreferred Program's method (ASTM D6866) for calculating bio-based content and validated using carbon-14 dating.

Product
Brand Name
Resources
Malonic AcidEcoteria™ 3000-
Dimethyl MalonateEcoteria™ 3100
Diethyl MalonateEcoteria™ 3200-

Work With Lygos

We’re a solutions-based company leading the world’s transition toward better, cleaner products. By combining bio-based technology with chemical engineering to produce innovative, high-performing materials, we’re creating meaningful, systemic change within the global supply chain. 

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