04:41

“The real challenge is not technology”

“Hollow straws”, is how Leon Joore of the Natural Fiber Application Center (NAC) described natural fibers…

Pierre Gielen

Sugar beet
02:21

“Saccharide offers opportunities for chemistry and agriculture”

Saccharides (sugars) are wonderful building blocks for the chemical industry. They are versatile molecules that can…

Pierre Gielen

Research identifies promising chemicals for the Northern Netherlands
05:03

Research identifies promising chemicals for the Northern Netherlands

The availability of numerous basic chemicals at Chemical Park Delfzijl, combined with the region’s agricultural residual…

Pierre Gielen

Tractor plowing a field
05:59

“Agriculture: a fully-fledged partner in biobased value chains”

The bio-economy starts on the fields. That is where the agricultural biomass originates. Active participation of…

Pierre Gielen

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Wheat Field
04:14

Bio-Port to give ‘stamp of approval’ to plans proposed by entrepreneurs

Are SMEs too small to participate in the ‘large-scale’ bio-economy? Not if the Bio Cooperative can…

Pierre Gielen

The new DuPont stands for more openness
02:15

The new DuPont stands for more openness

To be a technology-driven innovation leader, is the ambition of the ‘new DuPont’ that in June…

Pierre Gielen

Key role for biomass in climate plans
10:08

Key role for biomass in climate plans

The draft Climate Accord relies heavily on biomass. Too heavily? In any case, it means that…

Marjolein Roggen

Source B to the next phase? 1
10:02

Source B to the next phase?

A period of reflection started in Limburg after the black gold disappeared from this southern province…

Pierre Gielen

Naphtha cracker links petrochemicals with the agricultural and waste sectors
02:23

Naphtha cracker links petrochemicals with the agricultural and waste sectors

It’s the link between sectors that worked separately until recently, which is seriously helping the bio-based…

Marjolein Roggen

Adv.
Search for potential agricultural waste streams
02:26

Search for potential agricultural waste streams

Limburg and the surrounding border regions have plenty of agricultural land at their disposal. Potentially the…

Marjolein Roggen

Handshake wirh protective gloves on
04:29

Cooperation: the foundation for success

Limburg has always been an outward-looking province, with intensive border traffic. No wonder: no other Dutch…

Pierre Gielen

BioVoice: 13 new innovation contracts 1
05:33

BioVoice: 13 new innovation contracts

Thirteen new contracts and a total of almost € 125,000 in innovation vouchers for researching, developing…

Pierre Gielen

Andes Lupin
04:26

Andean Lupin promising crop in Europe

On the volcanic ash in Iceland, on mountain slopes in Austria and in the bone-dry, dense…

Pierre Gielen

Irish landscape
03:30

‘There must be benefits for primary producers as well’

Ireland has a long and strong history of bio-based production and processing. The agrifood industry provides…

Pierre Gielen

Veld Sorghun
04:15

Underground value key issue

The ‘state’ of the soil is an absolute prerequisite for a flourishing bio economy. Unfortunately it…

Lucien Joppen

Cultus opening
05:58

Cultus Crop: all about the new research centre in Venlo

Crop protection is a promising market for more sustainable products. That is the claim of Dinand…

Lucien Joppen

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06:29

Scaling up: from customer to plant

The decision has been made. On 30 March, the construction of the Bio Treat Center at Brightlands…

Lucien Joppen

Cultus opening
03:55

Cultus Crop Research goes to Brightlands Greenport

Cultus Crop Research, a 1,700 m2 research station on the site of the Brightlands Campus Greenport…

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containerschip haven
06:36

Biobased Delta: Focus on SMEs

In the Biobased Delta, authorities from the provinces of Zeeland, North Brabant and South Holland work…