Biobased Success Stories

Performance & Sustainability Win in Goodyear Tires Made with U.S. Soy
Tires

Performance & Sustainability Win in Goodyear Tires Made with U.S. Soy

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s cooperation with the United Soybean Board (USB) yielded a first for the tire industry....

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Assurance WeatherReady

User

Goodyear

Soy-Backed Grass Solving Problems Coast to Coast
Synthetic Turf and Lawn

Soy-Backed Grass Solving Problems Coast to Coast

Soy-backed grass reduces water consumption and enhances sustainability across the nation....

Product

SYNLawn Artificial Turf

User

The City of New York

Soy-Based Paint Stripper Reduces Health Risks
Adhesive and Mastic Removers Paint Strippers

Soy-Based Paint Stripper Reduces Health Risks

When a U.S. Navy submarine comes to Portsmouth Naval Shipyard to be renovated, it gets a total environmentally-friendly overhaul....

Product
User

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

Hydraulic Fluids Meet Military Standards
Hydraulic Fluids

Hydraulic Fluids Meet Military Standards

The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive RD&E Center successfully completed a field demonstration of biobased hydraulic fluids....

Product

User

The U.S. Army

Road Ready, Soy-based Products are ‘Standard Practice’
Surface Paving and Repair

Road Ready, Soy-based Products are ‘Standard Practice’

As with weatherization and energy efficiency efforts, numerous soy-biobased products are effective and proven in road construction projects....

Product

RePLAY

User

Village of Spencerville, Ohio

Chicago Area Turns to Soy for Bike Path Resurfacing
Surface Paving and Repair

Chicago Area Turns to Soy for Bike Path Resurfacing

Lake County, Illinois is using a soy-based sealant and preservation agent to prolong the life of one its most heavily used bike paths....

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RePLAY

User

Lake County, Illinois

Air Force Rolls Out Soy-Backed Carpet
Carpet

Air Force Rolls Out Soy-Backed Carpet

The U.S. Air Force began using carpet made with soy-based backing in 2009....

Product
User

The U.S. Air Force

Keeping Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Picturesque
General Purpose Cleaners Graffiti Removers Hydraulic Fluids

Keeping Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Picturesque

Biobased products replace petroleum-based products – in everything from hand cleaner to graffiti remover to auto lubricants....

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User

National Lakeshore

Soy-based Adhesive At Fort Lee Eliminates Dangerous Formaldehyde
Composite Panels

Soy-based Adhesive At Fort Lee Eliminates Dangerous Formaldehyde

For the 20 people who work in Ft. Lee’s Building 11108, it’s comforting that the cabinets throughout the building emit no formaldehyde. ...

Product

PureBond

User

Fort Lee

Department of Defense Says ‘Going Green is Not Going Soft’
Penetrating Lubricants Absorbents

Department of Defense Says ‘Going Green is Not Going Soft’

U.S. Department of Defense Defense Logistics Agency has successful introduces soy-biobased products into the federal buying system....

Product
User

Department of Defense

DC Workers Breathe Better with Biobased
General Purpose Cleaners Hydraulic Fluids

DC Workers Breathe Better with Biobased

Soy-based alternatives get the job done without adverse side-effects....

Products

Soy Scrub Hand Cleaner & Ickee Stickee Unstuck Adhesive Remover

SoyGrease™ EP Plus #2

Enviro Logic 132 Hydraulic Fluid

Bio-Orange Cleaner

Envirologic 440 Two-Cycle Engine Oil

User

DC Water

Shenandoah National Park Summits Environmental Goals with Soy
General Purpose Cleaners Hydraulic Fluids Graffiti Removers Lubricants, Oils and Greases

Shenandoah National Park Summits Environmental Goals with Soy

Shenandoah National Park employees have worked to develop and adopt sustainable practices, including the use of soy-biobased products....

Products

Soy Scrub Hand Cleaner

Soy Gel Paint Remover

Soy EP Plus # 2 Grease

Graffiti Remover

Bio Hydraulic Fluid

Bio-Penetrating Lubricant, and Bio-Parts Cleaner/Degreaser

User

Shenandoah National Park

Biobased Asphalt Restorer Extends Road Life and Saves Taxpayers’ Dollars
Surface Paving and Repair

Biobased Asphalt Restorer Extends Road Life and Saves Taxpayers’ Dollars

Sustainable and cost-effective alternative to asphalt restorer displaces petroleum. ...

Product

Biorestor

User

Ohio's Department of Transportation

Pentagon’s Heavy Foot Traffic Still Leads to Lighter Environmental Footprint
Entry Mats

Pentagon’s Heavy Foot Traffic Still Leads to Lighter Environmental Footprint

Pentagon staffs have taken many steps to shrink the 6.5-million-square-foot building’s environmental footprint....

Product

EcoPath

User

Pentagon

Environmental Consciousness and Creativity Inspire Two Biobased Buildings
Composite Panels

Environmental Consciousness and Creativity Inspire Two Biobased Buildings

Environmental Consciousness Coupled with Creativity Put Soy Inside Seattle’s Bullitt Center and Carnegie Mellon’s School of Design....

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PureBond

User

The Seattle-based Bullitt Foundation, Carnegie Mellon University’s (CMU) School of Design

Biobased Bug Repellant Creates Buzz with Michigan Family

Biobased Bug Repellant Creates Buzz with Michigan Family

Biobased bug repellant replaces the potentially harmful synthetic formulation negatively impacting human health and the environment...

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Bite Blocker

User

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Protects Park and Employees with Biobased
General Purpose Cleaners Glass Cleaners Janitorial Products

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Protects Park and Employees with Biobased

Custodial Supervisor for Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore fights to reduce the use of harmful chemicals and lessen environmental impacts...

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User

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

Biobased Insulation Warms up the Windy City
Insulation

Biobased Insulation Warms up the Windy City

What is hidden behind finished walls and ceilings is one of the most important decisions owners can make....

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Heatlok Soy 200 Plus®

User

Chicago Green Insulation

Award-Winning Education Center Takes Formaldehyde-Free Materials to the Farm
Composite Panels

Award-Winning Education Center Takes Formaldehyde-Free Materials to the Farm

The Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture and the American Institute of Architects East...

Product

PureBond® Hardwood Plywood

User

University of Tennessee College of Architecture and Design

Soy-Based Graffiti Remover: Tough on Paint – Gentle on Environment
Graffiti Removers

Soy-Based Graffiti Remover: Tough on Paint – Gentle on Environment

Soy-based graffiti remover transformed the granite rocks near the Rappahannock River in Fredericksburg, VA that were layered with...

Products

BLUE BEAR® Hard Surface Graffiti Remover

BLUE BEAR® Porous Surface Graffiti Remover

User

City of Fredericksburg, Virginia

Soy-Biobased Rejuvenator Applied to Hundreds of Miles of Tennessee Highways’ ‘Longitudinal Seam’
Surface Paving and Repair

Soy-Biobased Rejuvenator Applied to Hundreds of Miles of Tennessee Highways’ ‘Longitudinal Seam’

Whether it’s a two-lane country road or a superhighway, the first area to fail in an asphalt highway is often the longitudinal joint...

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BIORESTOR® Asphalt Rejuvenator

User

Tennessee Department of Transportation

SPCA International Teams with Biobased Artificial Grass Maker
Synthetic Turf and Lawn

SPCA International Teams with Biobased Artificial Grass Maker

From the re-imagining of city parks with innovative and sustainable landscapes, to pesky insects, soy-backed artificial grass is part of...

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SYNLawn® Artificial Grass

User

Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals