Avantium starts construction of bio-MEG demoplant
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Avantium starts construction of bio-MEG demoplant

Avantium has started construction of a new demonstration plant that will help advance the production of…

Editorial office / Geleen

BIC welcomes Horizon Europe
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BIC welcomes Horizon Europe

The Bio-Based Industries Consortium (BIC) is pleased with the plans of the European Commission for Horizon…

Editorial office / Brussels

‘Acrylate is becoming greener’
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‘Acrylate is becoming greener’

Water-based paint based on acrylates is not necessarily sustainable, since the chemical building blocks for this…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Reducing sound and vibrations in railway systems
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Reducing sound and vibrations in railway systems

In order to limit vibrations and noise pollution, train and tram rails at level crossings are…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Biobased alternatives for bitumen roofing products
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Biobased alternatives for bitumen roofing products

Existing roofing products for flat roofs are high in quality and have a long lifespan, but…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Using biobased PBS for injection molding
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Using biobased PBS for injection molding

Polypropylene is a commonly used fossil oil-based plastic for injection molding applications. It is used, among…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Plantics wins Natural Fibertastic Award 2018 for biobased thermoset plastic
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Plantics wins Natural Fibertastic Award 2018 for biobased thermoset plastic

Wridzer Bakker, CEO of Arnhem-based Plantics received the Natural Fibertastic Award 2018 in Bergen op Zoom,…

Editorial office / Bergen op Zoom

Recycling scrap tires to cow mattresses
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Recycling scrap tires to cow mattresses

With VESTENAMER®, Evonik helps close the materials cycle for rubber—sustainably. This unique process additive allows scrap…

Editorial office / Essen

Half-time for Veramaris‘ algal oil production facility in Nebraska
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Half-time for Veramaris‘ algal oil production facility in Nebraska

Veramaris, the DSM and Evonik joint venture that will make sustainable omega-3 oil from natural marine…

Editorial office / Blair

Shell Aviation and SkyNRG to advance use of sustainable aviation fuel
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Shell Aviation and SkyNRG to advance use of sustainable aviation fuel

Shell Aviation and SkyNRG have today announced a long-term strategic collaboration to promote and develop the…

Editorial office / London

BioCannDo organizes webinar about gaps in biobased education
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BioCannDo organizes webinar about gaps in biobased education

Professional educators, entrepreneurs and government officials can exchange their thoughts and experiences on biobased education in…

Editorial office / Breda

Moderate growth in biobased polymers
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Moderate growth in biobased polymers

The production capacities of biobased polymers continue to grow at around 3 to 4% per year,…

Editorial office / Cologne

Stora Enso launches biocomposites as a renewable replacement for plastics
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Stora Enso launches biocomposites as a renewable replacement for plastics

Stora Enso is launching its wood-based biocomposites, DuraSense™ by Stora Enso. DuraSense enables the use of…

Editorial office / Helsinki

Biobased materials, performing well in harsh conditions
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Biobased materials, performing well in harsh conditions

From durable roofing to sheet materials for the building industry; robust polymer materials that can withstand…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Nine candidates for Hemp Product of the Year 2018
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Nine candidates for Hemp Product of the Year 2018

Nine products from seven companies have been nominated for the Innovation Award Hemp Product of the…

Editorial office / Cologne

Ghent this week’s biotech capital of Europe
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Ghent this week’s biotech capital of Europe

This week, Ghent will be the European capital of biotechnology and life sciences. On 14, 15…

Editorial office / Gent

PNO Consultants publishes videos from BIOKET 2018
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PNO Consultants publishes videos from BIOKET 2018

Three days of BIOKET 2018 in Strassbourg have shown that the bioeconomy is booming, filled with…

Editorial office / Strasbourg

CHILL partners with Brightlands Materials Center
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CHILL partners with Brightlands Materials Center

Chemelot Innovation and Learning Labs (CHILL) partners with Brightlands Materials Center, a leading R&D center in…

Editorial office / Geleen

Total Corbion launches full stereocomplex PLA
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Total Corbion launches full stereocomplex PLA

Total Corbion, global technology leader in Poly Lactic Acid (PLA), has announced the commercial availability of…

Editorial office / Gorinchem

‘Grass is not just for cows’
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‘Grass is not just for cows’

Feeding grass to cows is inefficient. The valuable proteins from grass are also good for pigs,…

Editorial office / Venlo

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