BioProcessing Center

The Iowa Bioprocessing Center




The IBC . . . . The Northeast corner of Monroe County is home to what the state has dubbed, the "Iowa Bioprocessing Center".   It is a unique, multi-national partnership of leading bioprocessing operations that have led to over $1.4 billion in announced capital investment since 1985.  Anchored by Cargill, Inc., the firms produce a multitude of products from Iowa corn and soybeans through bioprocessing. 

Products & Processes at the Center include:

  • Corn Wet Milling
  • High Fructose Corn Syrup
  • Dextrose
  • Citric Acid
  • Feed Grade Lysine
  • Citrous Salt
  • Crude Corn Oil
  • CO2
  • Ethanol
  • Monosodium Glutamate
  • Natural Vitamin E
  • Dry Sweetners
  • Cyclodextrins
  • Itaconic Acid
  • Threonine
  • Glucosamine