New $5-million NSERC network uses enzymes for greener manufacturing

December 2nd, 2014

Instead of using fossil fuels to make plastics and industrial chemicals, what if we could harness eco-friendly enzymes—nature’s smallest helpers—to do the work?

Professor Elizabeth Edwards (right) will lead a new NSERC Industrial Biocatalysis Network (Photo: Sara Collaton).

Professor Elizabeth Edwards (right) will lead a new NSERC Industrial Biocatalysis Network. Photo: Sara Collaton.