AVA Biochem produces the premium platform chemical 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF, CAS 67-47-0) from biomass. The company uses renewable feedstock which does not compete with food production. AVA Biochem aims to use its game-changing production process to achieve market leadership for 5-HMF production.
The company is a subsidiary of AVA-CO2 Schweiz AG, Zug and is located in Muttenz, Switzerland. There, the worldwide first industrial plant for production of 5-HMF from biomass is operated. AVA Biochem delivers to industrial and research customers around the globe.