Food waste

Belgium second largest food waster in Europe

Flanders has wasted almost 900,000 tonnes of edible food in 2020, enough to feed over 800,000…

Editorial office / Brussels

Plastic waste ready for recycling

Scorecard for determining sustainability of circular plastic packaging

Circularity and sustainability are sometimes mentioned in the same breath, but certainly do not mean the…

Editorial office / Wageningen

EFIB start up hour

‘SME village’ at EFIB 2023 Rotterdam 

This year's European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology & the Bioeconomy (EFIB) will take place in Rotterdam…

Editorial office / Rotterdam

Rethink Waste Challenge

Human capital indispensable for scaling up biobased production

Over the past 30 years, WUR has co-developed many new circular products. Many of these are…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Dirk Carrez and William Stevens

Bio-based Industries Investment Programme 2023/2024 announced

Tech Tour and the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) have announced the launch of the Bio-based Industries…

Editorial office / Brussels


Eni and RINA aim to decarbonise shipping faster

RINA, an international company specialising in inspection, certification and engineering consultancy, and Eni have signed an…

Editorial office / Italy

Electrochemistry, spark from leads

€1.5 million for sustainable plastics from CO2

Avantium nv, a leading technology provider in sustainable chemistry, will receive a €1.5 million grant from…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Lab-grown meat

‘Cultured meat up to 25 times less sustainable than traditional beef’

Lab-grown meat may have an up to 25 times larger carbon footprint than normal butchered beef,…

Editorial office / Davis

Future Rethinkers

Meteorologist Helga van Leur speaks at Future Rethinkers Congress

Helga van Leur: renowned Dutch meteorologist, climate expert and former weather woman. She is speaking at…

Editorial office / Etten-Leur

Ecover cleaning products from food waste

Ecover presents 97% biobased cleaning products

Cleaning with leftovers from wasted food; it can be done with the new line of cleaning…

Editorial office / Ghent

Adv.agro chemie linked in
Pryme pyrolysis plant

Infinity Recycling, Invest-NL and LyondellBasell invest €13 million in Pryme

Infinity Recycling, Invest-NL and LyondellBasell are investing nearly €13 million in Pryme nv, an innovative cleantech…

Editorial office / Rotterdam

Biofuel plant

“Biomass remains important in energy transition beyond 2030”

Ook in de jaren tussen 2030 en 2050 blijft biomassa een belangrijke energiebron voor sectoren waar…

Editorial office / Leipzig

Meeting of PyroCHEM and Chemical Recycling Network in Moerdijk

Conclusive solution needed for chemically recycled raw materials

Entrepreneurs who want to scale up pyrolysis technology for chemical recycling of plastic waste streams run…

Editorial office / Moerdijk

Plastic Recyclers Award

Winners Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2023 announced

The winners of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2023 were announced last week at the Plastics…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Chemical industry

TNO and 7 chemical multinationals start R&D hub for waste processing

Seven member companies of the Low-Carbon Emitting Technologies (LCET) initiative of the World Economic Forum have…

Editorial office / Delft

Hand with coconut husk fibres

Glueless biobased building boards from pruning waste

Wageningen Food & Biobased Research in The Netherlands has developed a Binderless technology to make building…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Battolyser 1 at RWE power plant Eemshaven

RWE installs first Battolyser in Eemshaven

The first industrial Battolyser system has been installed at RWE's Eemshaven power plant in the Northern…

Editorial office / Eemshaven


Gasunie connects international hydrogen supply and demand

Energy infrastructure company Gasunie offers market parties for hydrogen the opportunity to easily connect with each…

Editorial office / Groningen

Interconnected Europe

Pitch Perfect is looking for 99 pitches

Entrepreneurs in the bioeconomy who want to promote their innovations or are looking for investors simply…

Editorial office / Brussels

Design MPA plant Relement

Design of first commercial bio-aromatics plant ready

The conceptual design for the first commercial plant for the production of special bio-aromatics is ready.…

Editorial office / Bergen op Zoom