Lygos Inc

For more than a decade, Lygos has been at the forefront of its field, enabling customers to create sustainable products that can help solve the world’s environmental challenges.

What We Do 

We are a leading provider of sustainable organic acid specialty chemicals and bio-monomers. Engineered from renewable starting materials using a proprietary smart technology platform, our bio-advantaged solutions are designed to replace toxic legacy petrochemistry processes, reclaim local manufacturing and revive industrial bio-innovation.

Lygos is based in the San Francisco Bay Area and was founded by a team of synthetic bioengineering experts at UC Berkeley.


Current Job Openings


R&D Allocation

Process Engineer
Berkeley, CA