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Coffee grounds lead to business, innovation for new Missoula company

May 20, 2012View for printing

The next time you drink that cup of coffee in Missoula you may be helping create a flavoring or fragrance someone will savor on the opposite side of the world. Reporter

Dennis Bragg headed behind-the-scenes at a new local company that's on the cutting edge of making money from what we throw away.

You might not think of motor oil and a muffin having much in common but they do as more and more of our flavorings that are used in food products are actually coming from petroleum.

But a Missoula company is out to change that as Blue Marble Biomaterials http://bluemarblebio.com/ is inventing the future of food and other products, carving out a piece of a $43 billion business.

Dennis Bragg (KPAX News)

Full Story: http://www.kpax.com/news/coffee-grou ... la-company/
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