Clean ocean

Lactips raises € 13 mio for ‘edible’ bioplastic

Lactips, the French company specialized in producing an edible and water soluble bioplastic, has raised €…

Editorial office / Saint-Jean-Bonnefonds

PLA 3D printer filament

UK scientists develop new PLA recycling method

Bioplastics, made from polylactic acid (PLA) are becoming increasingly common in consumer products. Although PLA is…

Editorial office / Birmingham

Emmen expands testing facility for sustainable plastics 2

Millions for expansion of sustainable plastics testing facility in Emmen

Over the next three years, Senbis in Emmen (the Netherlands), will be investing €5.5 million through…

Editorial office / Emmen

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New BBI JU projects aimed at accelerating biobased transition

By involving consumers and supporting entrepreneurs, 2 of the 22 new projects from the Call 2020…

Editorial office / Brussels

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Nouryon launches sustainable agricultural dispersant

Nouryon has introduced Agrilan 1015, a multi-purpose, biodegradable dispersant that can replace less sustainable products in…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Food waste

Model2Bio supports reuse of food industry waste streams

About 50% of the global waste is organic. At the European level, a solution is now…

Editorial office / Brussels


Northern Netherlands industry 10 years ahead of the Paris Agreement

The industry in the Northern Netherlands is well ahead of the Paris climate targets, as a…

Editorial office / Groningen

Textile fibres

AMIBM is growing faster than anticipated

"The Aachen Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM) has exceeded all expectations in the past four…

Editorial office / Geleen

Ready meal trays

Ready meal trays from BBI JU funded FRESH project Biobased Material of the Year

With a wood fiber-based packaging for ready meals, the Finnish-British company Huhtamaki Lurgan has won the…

Editorial office / Dollingstown

Harvesting hemp

HempFlax launches biobased building supplies division

HempFlax, Europe’s largest independent industrial hemp grower and processor, has launched its building supplies division following…

Editorial office / Oude Pekela

Emissions smoking chimneys

Up to € 10 billion for low-carbon technology

Companies and consortia that are or are going to use innovative low-carbon technology can soon apply…

Editorial office

Research in the lab

Evonik and Beiersdorf turn CO2 and sunlight into care products

Beiersdorf and Evonik have reached an agreement on a research partnership, aiming to develop sustainable raw…

Editorial office / Essen

Biotechnology essential for sustainable European agriculture

Biotechnology indispensable for sustainable food system

Biotechnology will be indispensable to preserve biodiversity and accelerate the transition towards a more sustainable food…

Editorial office / Brussels

PET bootles for recycling

Plastics recyclers cease production

European Plastics recycling industry is closing production due to the current market developments caused by the…

Editorial office / Brussels

Equinor wind farm

Northern Lights project: large CO2 storage to be realized in Norway

Equinor, Shell, and Total have decided to invest in the Northern Lights project in Norway’s first…

Editorial office / Stavanger

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BIC launches Bioeconomy Partnering Platform

The Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) has partnered with the European Committee of Regions (CoR) to develop…

Editorial office / Brussels

Recycling bottles

Big companies support plant-based beer and soft drinks bottles

The Dutch renewable polymers company Avantium hopes to make an investment decision towards the end of…

Editorial office / Delfzijl


Neste takes over Count Terminal Rotterdam

At the beginning of May, biofuel producer Neste took over Count Terminal Rotterdam to strengthen its…

Editorial office / Rotterdam

BBI JU launches 22 projects to support green recovery of Europe

BBI JU launches 22 projects to support green recovery of Europe

The Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) has signed grant agreements with 22 new projects selected…

Editorial office / Brussels