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POS Bio-Sciences has achieved the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Chain of Custody Certification.

Posted on Nov 9, 2016

POS BIO-SCIENCES has achieved the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Chain of Custody Certification. The MSC Chain of Custody Standard is a traceability and segregation standard that is applicable to the full supply chain from a certified fishery or farm to final sale. Each company in the supply chain handling or selling an MSC certified product must have a valid MSC Chain of Custody certificate. This assures consumers and seafood-buyers that MSC labelled seafood comes from a certified sustainable fishery. Learn more about our...

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Four POS Bio-Sciences employees get CME’s green belt certification

Posted on Nov 9, 2016

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is Canada’s largest, oldest and most influential trade and industry association. POS BIO-SCIENCES is a member of the CME Saskatchewan Lean Consortium, and four POS BIO-SCIENCES team members have earned green belt certification. Green belt certification ensures participants have the experience and confidence necessary to lead continuous improvement activities, deliver training and facilitate rapid improvement projects within their organizations. Congratulations Pat R., Karen L., Tyler C. and Andria L. More of the POS BIO-SCIENCES team with be...

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POS Bio-Sciences receives STIC Team Award Nomination

Posted on Nov 9, 2016

POS Bio-Sciences’ Technical Team, led by Dr. Rick Green, has been nominated for a Science, Technology, Innovation and Collaboration (STIC) Team Award. This award recognizes a passionate, knowledgeable and collaborative team that has made unique contributions to their sector. The STIC Awards showcase the people, projects and products contributing to the Saskatoon Region’s world-class science and technology sector. The Saskatoon Region has some of the world’s most accomplished science and technology innovations. Each of these innovations add value to the local economy through job creation,...

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POS Bio-Sciences continues to grow their technological capacity through the acquisition of important assets.

Posted on Nov 9, 2016

POS Bio-Sciences made a number of equipment acquisitions this year. Here are a few highlights: Loss feeder for consistent biomass metering of feed in Flam 1. Retrofit of a bulk sack unloader in Flam 1 for safe discharging of biomass from bulk sacks. Installation of a dust collecting system in Flam 1. 3 mass flow meters for the plant to alleviate conflict of use in the limited mass flow meters in service. Alfa Laval centrifuge (Clara 20) as a replacement for retired Oil centrifuge after trialing the unit at POS BIO-SCIENCES. ATP count machine to verify cleanliness of equipment and CFU...

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POS Bio-Sciences delivers for Arvegenix

Posted on Nov 9, 2016

“On behalf of the entire company, I want to express our gratitude for the quick turnaround and the support that you and the POS BIO-SCIENCES team have been providing to us …. I would never go anywhere else for this kind of support!” Tim Ulmasov, PhD, MBA Oil Business Development Lead at Arvegenix Ltd. Arvegenix is the industry leader in the development of Field Pennycress (Thlaspi arvense L.). Pennycress grows over winter between the corn-soy rotation and provides growers with an additional revenue crop. To learn more about Pennycress and Arvegenix, please visit their...

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New Partnership leads to New Growth

Posted on Nov 9, 2016

POS BIO-SCIENCES is partnering with Apeiron Lanka Limited in Sri Lanka to develop a manufacturing facility designed to extract high-quality, pure essential oils. Essential oils have experienced a growing market in recent years thanks to increased popularity and enhanced utility. Derived from plant roots, seeds, flowers, leaves and bark, essential oils are used as additives in food flavourings, fragrances, personal care products, air fresheners, deodorizers, pharmaceutics, massage therapy products and feed additives. They can also be found in insect repellents and antimicrobial products. Sri...

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