BioBTX opens pilot plant in Groningen
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BioBTX opens pilot plant in Groningen

BioBTX B.V., a sustainable technology development company, announced the official opening of the pilot plant for…

Editorial office / Groningen

Ioniqa launching first PET plastic upcycling plant
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Ioniqa launching first PET plastic upcycling plant

Ioniqa is scaling up its technology for infinite PET plastic upcycling: the technology company is building…

Editorial office / Geleen

Shell to invest $ 200 million in New Energies campus
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Shell to invest $ 200 million in New Energies campus

The Dutch-British energy company Shell will invest $200 million in the renovation and expansion of its…

Editorial office / The Hague

Photanol to build demo-plant on AkzoNobel site Delfzijl
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Photanol to build demo-plant on AkzoNobel site Delfzijl

Photanol raised € 8 million from shareholders to build a demonstration plant in Delfzijl for the…

Editorial office / Delfzijl

Biomethane and biogas to solve Barbados waste problem
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Biomethane and biogas to solve Barbados waste problem

Bright Biomethane from Enschede, The Netherlands will collaborate with Biogen Biotechnologies on Barbados for the production…

Editorial office / Enschede

European Commission announces new biofuels forum
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European Commission announces new biofuels forum

The European Commission has announced a plan to create a single forum representing the entire biofuels…

Editorial office / Brussels

Biomass takes up 1,000x more space than fossil energy
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Biomass takes up 1,000x more space than fossil energy

The production of electric power from biomass takes up the most space of all energy sources…

Editorial office / Leiden

Giving the European bio-economy a boost at the Pitch Perfect event
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Giving the European bio-economy a boost at the Pitch Perfect event

Effective cross-border cooperation within the chains in the biobased economy is only possible if partners are…

Editorial office / Brussels

Agriculture uses more diesel for mechanical weeds control
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Agriculture uses more diesel for mechanical weeds control

Agricultural land is increasingly being processed mechanically to remove weeds. This is a consequence of stricter…

Editorial office / Rostock

Chemical industry should use more sugar
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Chemical industry should use more sugar

More sugar should be used to produce biobased chemicals, the German nova Institute states in a…

Editorial office / Hürth

Procter & Gamble embraces the bio-based future
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Procter & Gamble embraces the bio-based future

The US manufacturer of household products Procter & Gamble (P&G), brings a growing portfolio of sustainable,l…

Editorial office / San Francisco

New biobased additives for paint and construction
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New biobased additives for paint and construction

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals and Renmatix, a leader in the global plant-based technology movement, will jointly develop…

Editorial office / Arnhem

Austrian researchers turn baker’s yeast into biodiesel
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Austrian researchers turn baker’s yeast into biodiesel

In the near future, cars and trucks may well run on climate-neutral biodiesel made from yeast.…

Editorial office / Graz

VITO to build pilot plant for production of bio-aromatics from lignin
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VITO to build pilot plant for production of bio-aromatics from lignin

The indepent Flemish research organization VITO and partners have presented a plan to build a pilot…

Editorial office / Antwerp

Consortium develops new portfolio of biosurfactants
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Consortium develops new portfolio of biosurfactants

On August 1st, the AppliSurf project will start in Flanders: the development of an innovative and…

Editorial office / Ghent

Flanders.bio appoints 8 new directors
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Flanders.bio appoints 8 new directors

In order to support the further implementation and realization of its strategy, flanders.bio has strengthened its…

Editorial office / Ghent

Waste plastic as a raw material for fuels and plastics
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Waste plastic as a raw material for fuels and plastics

Neste, the world’s leading producer of renewable diesel, is now exploring ways to use liquefied waste…

Editorial office / Rotterdam

EFIB 2018 programme now online
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EFIB 2018 programme now online

EuropaBio has announced its prelimenary programme for the new EFIB meeting in Toulouse, France at 17…

Redactie / Toulouse

A global standard for the recyclability of plastics
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A global standard for the recyclability of plastics

In an effort to provide a consistent metric to guide the efforts of sustainability for plastics…

Editorial office / Brussels

Catalisti is looking for partners for ecotoxicity research
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Catalisti is looking for partners for ecotoxicity research

The Flemish innovation cluster Catalisti is looking for industrial companies that want to participate in the…

Editorial office / Ghent

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