Green investments

First ‘CBE JU call’: 125 project proposals submitted totalling €600 million

The Circular Bio-based Europe Joint Undertaking, CBE JU has received 125 project proposals by the 22…

Editorial office / Brussels


“Without further investments we will miss the zero emission target”

“Without further investments in the bioeconomy, the net zero emission target will not be met”. Data…

Editorial office / Brussels

Chemical Park Delfzijl

Major sorting plant for chemical recycling to be built in Delfzijl

Clariter, BioBTX, Bollegraaf and N+P will develop Europe's largest and most advanced plastic waste sorting plant…

Editorial office / Delfzijl

Joe Biden

US invests $2 billion into bio-based production and biotechnology

US President Joe Biden last week launched an ambitious $2 billion plan to boost the bioeconomy…

Editorial office / Washington

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Stabican to expand on Green Chemistry Campus

Biotech start-up Stabican is going to scale up at the Green Chemistry Campus in Bergen op…

Editorial office / Bergen op Zoom

Partnerschap is getekend

Holland Circular Hotspot and Chemport Europe/Groningen Seaports join forces

Holland Circular Hotspot and Chemport Europe/Groningen Seaports have agreed on a strategic partnership to strengthen the…

Editorial office / Groningen

Bio-based chemistry

Director wanted for new Dutch TKI Sustainable Chemistry & Circular Economy

The Top Consortia for Knowledge & Innovation for chemistry (TKI Chemistry) and biobased economy (TKI BBE)…

Editorial office / The Hague


SeaSolv enables waste-free multiproduct biorefinery of seaweed

Seaweeds ('macroalgae') are rich in valuable nutrients for food, nutraceuticals or pharmaceuticals. However, these are not…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Flowering wild cardoon with bee

Mixing Miscanthus and wildflowers for sustainable bioenergy

Research involving the University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart, Germany, shows positive effects of mixing wildflowers with…

Editorial office / Stuttgart

PET bottles

KTS and Ioniqa to commercialise PET recycling

US based Koch Technology Solutions (KTS) is investing €30 million in Dutch company Ioniqa Technologies. Together,…

Editorial office / Eindhoven

Adv.agro chemie linked in
Man on the Moon

New chairman Scientific Advisory Board Moonshot Flanders

Dr Patrick Plehiers has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of…

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Waste landfill in Asia

“Netherlands world leader in plastic waste export”

In 2021, the Netherlands was the EU's largest exporter of plastic waste, mainly to countries in…

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Brussels seeks alternatives to expensive fertilisers

The European Commission is working hard to find sustainable and affordable alternatives to artificial fertiliser. Dutch…

Editorial office / Brussels

Yara Sluiskil

Yara stores CO2 under the sea in Norway

Yara and Northern Lights have agreed on the main commercial terms to transport CO2 captured from…

Editorial office / Sluiskil

Ocean waves

Milestone in new technology: energy from sea waves

Eco Wave Power, a company that generates energy from waves in the sea, is actually going…

Editorial office / Tel Aviv-Yafo

Maersk containership

Maersk expands green bio-methanol production in China

Maersk is significantly increasing its global green methanol production capacity with a partnership with Chinese bioenergy…

Editorial office / Copenhagen

New Zealand forest

‘More local wood processing and more biofuel needed’

The New Zealand government presented a draft roadmap this week for transforming the country's forestry sector.…

Editorial office / Christchurch

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Deadline approaches for G-STIC Climate Action programme

In Belgium, the Flemish Government has made €15.88 million available for projects that implement and scale…

Editorial office / Brussels


Continue investing in biobased industries

European companies active in the biobased economy are scaling back their investments in innovation. This is…

Editorial office / Brussels

Brussel by night

One month left to submit CBE JU project proposals

There is still one month left to submit project proposals for the Circular Bio-based Economy Joint…

Editorial office / Brussels