Borregaard honoured with sustainability award

The Biorenewable Deployment Consortium (BDC) honoured Borregaard LignoTech with the organization’s Spring 2019 Achievement Award for their outstanding achievements and continuous contributions as the world leader in the development of lignin based renewable products.

“The Biorenewable Deployment Consortium is proud to honour Borregaard LignoTech with its Spring 2019 Achievement Award,” said BDC President and Co-Founder Masood Akhtar. “Borregaard LignoTech is a great example of a company who can use renewable resources and produce a variety of specialty chemicals and products environmentally for customers worldwide.”

“Sustainability is an integral part of Borregaard’s business model. Therefore it is a special honour for us to to be recognized by the Biorenewable Deployment Consortium regarding this topic. We accept this award on behalf of our worldwide team who are dedicated to driving environmental progress by developing the global market for lignin-based renewable products,” said Jerry Gargulak, Business Development Manager, LignoTech USA Inc., who received the award on behalf of Borregaard.


About the Biorenewable Deployment Consortium (BDC)
BDC, since 2006, has worked to bring together like-minded companies to share ideas and partner to deploy bio-processes that can be economic in the long run without government subsidy, by investigating new processes, being a resource, brokering partnerships, and holding two forums a year for its members, where leading edge information from various bio-companies is shared and tours are made of bio-facilities.  BDC recognizes the need for low cost feedstock, cost effective measures such as integration of processes, high value products, and good management to achieve the economics needed for success.  For more information, visit BDC at