New facilities inaugurated at Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant, Ghent
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New facilities inaugurated at Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant, Ghent

Loudly encouraged by 700 attendees, Flemish Minister for Innovation Philippe Muyters, Ghent's Alderman for Innovation Christophe…

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New MOOC Biobased Economy Introduction
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New MOOC Biobased Economy Introduction

The Center of Expertise Biobased Economy will start a new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on…

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Six new joint biobased projects from Dutch and Brazilian researchers
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Six new joint biobased projects from Dutch and Brazilian researchers

Together with its Brazilian sister organization FAPESP, NWO awards grants to six collaborative projects in the…

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Biorizon launches Lignin Application Center
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Biorizon launches Lignin Application Center

For companies that would like to introduce lignin-derived chemicals into their biobased products, Biorizon launches its…

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DSM and Evonik establish Veramaris, build $200 mio plant
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DSM and Evonik establish Veramaris, build $200 mio plant

DSM and Evonik have established a new company, Veramaris V.O.F., for the production of omega-3 fatty…

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Turning waste into biobased building materials
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Turning waste into biobased building materials

The Spanish startup Rehap is making biobased materials from agroforestry waste, and using them to build…

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EU generates more electricity from renewables than coal
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EU generates more electricity from renewables than coal

In 2017, wind, sun and biomass, in the European Union have for the first time generated…

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BioRECO2VER: turning CO2 into chemicals using bioconversion
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BioRECO2VER: turning CO2 into chemicals using bioconversion

Within the European Horizon 2020 project BioRECO2VER, an international consortium will take an important step in…

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Impact Event offers new opportunities for networking
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Impact Event offers new opportunities for networking

More than 320 participants have already signed up for the IMPACT event at the Bio Base…

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High-value specialty chemicals from CO2 and eco-electricity
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High-value specialty chemicals from CO2 and eco-electricity

Evonik and Siemens are planning to use electricity from renewable sources and bacteria to convert carbon…

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Cultural and market barriers hamper Circular Economy
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Cultural and market barriers hamper Circular Economy

Not only market barriers, but also cultural barriers hamper the development of a Circular Economy (CE)…

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Fraunhofer develops biobased coatings from potato starch
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Fraunhofer develops biobased coatings from potato starch

In the near future, indoor aluminum surfaces can be cost-effectively coated with biobased paints. The Fraunhofer…

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World’s first bio-composite car comes to Geleen
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World’s first bio-composite car comes to Geleen

The world's first structural bio-composite car will be presented on 22 January on the Brightlands Chemelot…

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Readers discount for ECO-BIO 2018
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Readers discount for ECO-BIO 2018

Agro & Chemistry readers can enjoy a 10% tickets discount for ECO-BIO 2018 in Dublin, Ireland.…

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Synvina extends PEF pilot phase
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Synvina extends PEF pilot phase

Avantium N.V. announces that Synvina, its joint venture with BASF, plans to extend the pilot phase…

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Converting water to green hydrogen in a 20MW plant
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Converting water to green hydrogen in a 20MW plant

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals and Gasunie New Energy are looking to convert water into green hydrogen using…

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German biodiesel exports stepped up
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German biodiesel exports stepped up

Germany saw a sharp rise in biodiesel exports over the first nine months of 2017, especially…

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Limburg: innovation leader instead of follower
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Limburg: innovation leader instead of follower

The economy in the Provence of Limburg is growing at an above-average rate and the European…

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Ireland funds New Bioeconomy Innovation and Piloting Facility
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Ireland funds New Bioeconomy Innovation and Piloting Facility

The Irish Bioeconomy Foundation CLG will receive a funding of €4.6 million from the Ministery for Business,…

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A practical guide to investments in the bio-economy
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A practical guide to investments in the bio-economy

Companies and investors who are active in the circular/bio-based economy all need the same: access to…

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