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

Broad approach and exchange on sustainable chemistry needed
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Broad approach and exchange on sustainable chemistry needed

To contribute in a long-term, viable and globally applicable manner to the United Nations Sustainable Development…

Editorial office / Berlin

Biosuccinium as an active ingredient in cosmetics
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Biosuccinium as an active ingredient in cosmetics

A new study has confirmed the anti-microbial effects of Biosuccinium S, which suggests potential use in…

Editorial office / Geleen

From spider silk to biocomposites
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From spider silk to biocomposites

More than 300 visitors attended the third ABC Conference at the Brightlands Chemelot Campus last week.…

Editorial office / Geleen

Weltec BioPower expands plant lineup in Northern Ireland
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Weltec BioPower expands plant lineup in Northern Ireland

German biogas specialist WELTEC BIOPOWER is currently building three anaerobic digestion plants in Northern Ireland. All…

Editorial office

EFIB extends abstract submission deadline
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EFIB extends abstract submission deadline

The abstract submission deadline for the Industrial Biotech Innovation tracks at EFIB 2018 has been extended…

Editorial office / Toulouse

Sun screen made from biodegradable bioplastics
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Sun screen made from biodegradable bioplastics

The Italian manufacturer Bio-on is launching a brand-new line of cosmetic ingredients for sun protection made…

Editorial office / Italy

Six candidates nominated for Bio-based Material of the Year 2018 Award
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Six candidates nominated for Bio-based Material of the Year 2018 Award

From cashew nut residuals and cellulose fibrils over roof shingle sealer from soy-bean oil up to…

Editorial office / Cologne

Holland Biotech Pavilion present on WCIB 2018
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Holland Biotech Pavilion present on WCIB 2018

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology (WCIB 2018) has once again been chosen by Topsector…

Editorial office / Philadelphia

‘More sustainable biofuels for transport badly needed’
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‘More sustainable biofuels for transport badly needed’

A massive and sustainable scaleup of bioenergy is needed to help combat climate change. That is…

Editorial office / Brussels

Mutant enzyme ‘eats’ plastic bottles
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Mutant enzyme ‘eats’ plastic bottles

Scientists have accidentally created a mutant enzyme that breaks down plastic drinks bottles. The breakthrough could…

Editorial office / Portsmouth

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