Kick-off new Bio-economy project Green-Chemistry
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Kick-off new Bio-economy project Green-Chemistry

The new INTERREG project Bio-economy Green Chemistry was kicked off last week in Papenburg (Germany). At…

Editorial office / Papenburg

Imagine Chemistry Challenge generates ideas from 30 countries
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Imagine Chemistry Challenge generates ideas from 30 countries

There has been another tremendous response to the Imagine Chemistry collaborative innovation challenge of Nouryon (formerly…

Editorial office / Deventer

Research into growing fiber crops on contaminated soil
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Research into growing fiber crops on contaminated soil

A Belgian-French consortium will start new research into the cultivation of fiber crops on heavily contaminated…

Editorial office / Ghent

Sugar cane cultivation in a temperate climate
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Sugar cane cultivation in a temperate climate

Researchers from the University of Illinois in the US and the University of Aarhus in Denmark…

Editorial office / United States

ECOXY develops reusable and recyclable biocomposites
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ECOXY develops reusable and recyclable biocomposites

Promising results have been achieved in the BBI JU project ECOXY that is developing biobased thermoset…

Editorial office / Brussels

Cleantech mission to Boston with InnovationQuarter
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Cleantech mission to Boston with InnovationQuarter

Are you a cleantech startup or scaleup with an innovative technology related to energy systems or…

Editorial office / Boston

Eco-Innovations focuses on non-food biomass in the European bioeconomy
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Eco-Innovations focuses on non-food biomass in the European bioeconomy

The bioeconomy in Europe is central during the two-day conference Eco-Innovations with Biomass next week, 20…

Editorial office / Papenburg

Shell joins Waste-to-Chemicals consortium Rotterdam
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Shell joins Waste-to-Chemicals consortium Rotterdam

Shell joins the W2C consortium that wants to build a factory in Rotterdam that makes valuable…

Editorial office / Rotterdam

‘Production of bio-xylene can be cheaper, more flexible and more robust’
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‘Production of bio-xylene can be cheaper, more flexible and more robust’

Annelotech announced this week in a press release that it has produced bio-paraxylene from non-food biomass…

Editorial office / Groningen

BioMCN will produce renewable methanol with green hydrogen
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BioMCN will produce renewable methanol with green hydrogen

BioMCN will produce renewable methanol from green hydrogen supplied by Dutch gas infrastructure company Gasunie and…

Editorial office / Delfzijl

Award for best innovative biobased business plan
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Award for best innovative biobased business plan

The Global Biobased Businessplan Competition (G-BIB) is now open for registration - until 17 March 2019.

Editorial office / Ghent

DSM and Roquette cancel joint venture Reverdia
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DSM and Roquette cancel joint venture Reverdia

DSM and Roquette have decided to cancel their Reverdia joint venture. Reverdia was successful in scaling…

Editorial office / Geleen

BIC welcomes 21 new members
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BIC welcomes 21 new members

Twenty-one new members from the industry have recently officially joined the Bio-Based Industries Consortium (BIC). It…

Editorial office / Brussels

BBI JU 2019 call: € 135 million budget
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BBI JU 2019 call: € 135 million budget

The 2019 Call for Proposals of Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) has an indicative budget…

Editorial office / Brussels

New course in synthetic biology for non-experts
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New course in synthetic biology for non-experts

SynBioBeta is introducing a new online course about the exciting and innovative world of biology, biotechnology…

Editorial office / Pleasant Hill

Chemical Cluster Emmen invests half a million in green chemistry
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Chemical Cluster Emmen invests half a million in green chemistry

The province of Drenthe, the municipality of Emmen and the SUSPACC business network will invest half…

Editorial office / Emmen

ARC CBBC celebrates lab opening in Utrecht
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ARC CBBC celebrates lab opening in Utrecht

On February 13, the research institute ARC CBBC opened its first lab in Utrecht. In collaboration…

Editorial office / Utrecht

Catalisti requests partners for Tune2Bio research project
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Catalisti requests partners for Tune2Bio research project

Catalisti is searching for industrial partners for the Tune2Bio consortium in all areas, except textile and…

Editorial office / Brussels

Nouryon reduces CO2 emissions with additional bio-steam supply
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Nouryon reduces CO2 emissions with additional bio-steam supply

Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals) will increase the use of bio-steam at its salt production at…

Editorial office / Hengelo

Biogas use shifting from electricity to biomethane production
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Biogas use shifting from electricity to biomethane production

The number of biomethane plants in Europe is growing quickly. Both existing and new anaerobic digestion…

Editorial office / Brussels

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