Sugar cane field
01:06

Brazilian-Dutch call for sustainable biomass production

Consortia of research institutes and other organisations in the Netherlands and Brazil can now apply for…

Editorial office / The Hague

DSM Biotechnology Center
00:36

EFIB 2021 Kick-off webinar at Biotech Campus Delft

The EFIB 2021 kick-off webinar “How to accelerate biotech innovation for a sustainable future” will take…

Editorial office / Delft

Plant cells
00:44

Ginkgo Bioworks closes mega SPAC deal

US biotech company Ginkgo Bioworks has raised $2.5 billion in a mega SPAC deal aimed at…

Editorial office / Boston

Rethinking Materials
01:03

Rethinking Materials: scaling bio-based and circular solutions

The Rethinking Materials summit on May 19-20 will uncover new opportunities for partnerships and investment in…

Editorial office

Copper mine open pit Atalaya Rio Tinto. Spain.
01:51

Energy transition causes skyrocketing demand for critical minerals

The Paris climate agreement will lead to a skyrocketing demand for critical metals for the production…

Editorial office / Paris

Pulling ropes
00:54

Circular economy ambitions contradictory

The European and Dutch ambitions of realising a fully circular economy by 2050 are in danger…

Editorial office / Groningen

Smoking chimney
00:58

Opportunities for major emission reductions in the chemical industry

The chemical industry is a major consumer of carbon and its demand will increase in the…

Editorial office / HĂĽrth

'PEF/FDCA flagship plant Avantium operational in 2023'
00:54

Nouryon announces intention to spin-out Nobian

Nouryon, a global specialty chemicals leader, announced today its intention to spin-out its base chemicals business,…

Editorial office / Delfzijl

Auctions hinder growth of renewable energy
01:06

China leads in renewable energy capacity at 895 GW

The world’s total installed renewable energy amounted to almost 2,800 Gigawatts in 2020. According to data…

Editorial office / Beijing

Particle board with lignin based binder
00:41

Stora Enso launches biobased binder for building materials

This week Stora Enso launches NeoLigno®, an a completely biobased binder system on the basis of…

Editorial office / Kotka

Adv.agro chemie linked in
NextBTL plant Neste Rotterdam
00:54

Neste invests €190 million in Rotterdam production of sustainable aviation fuel

Neste will modify its existing renewables production capacity in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, to enable production of…

Editorial office / Rotterdam

Hempflax combiner harvester
01:01

2020 Top Year for Hempflax

HempFlax, Europe's largest independent hemp grower and processor, has had a banner year. The annual results…

Editorial office / Oude Pekela

Ascidia
01:14

Cures for cancer and Parkinson’s will probably come from the ocean

The world's oceans contain a great diversity of life forms that are still little known, but…

Editorial office / Lisbon

Fossil power plant and solar farm
02:08

IEA expects CO2 emissions to rise sharply in 2021

Global energy-related CO2 emissions are heading for their second largest annual increase ever, the IEA expects.…

Editorial office / Paris

European Parliament
01:00

European Parliament approved Horizon Europe

On 26 April, the European Parliament voted definitively in favour of Horizon Europe, the €95.5 billion…

Editorial office / Brussels

Future chemistry
00:41

Cefic launches Future Chemistry Network

Cefic has taken the initiative to launch a multi-stakeholder platform for supporters of sustainable chemistry to…

Editorial office / Brussels

Green chemistry
01:28

European chemical industry wants to boost the bioeconomy

“Sustainable bioeconomy activities are a pre-requisite to remain below the 1.5°C limit of global temperature rise,…

Editorial office / Brussels

Baby
01:38

BioSAPS develops biobased and biodegradable superabsorbing polymers

In the last decades, rapid progress was made in the field of superabsorbent polymers/hydrogels (SAP) because…

Editorial office / Antwerp

PU foam insulation
01:16

LIBERTY wants to make PU greener with lignin

The Belgian innovation agency Catalisti is looking for industrial and scientific partners for the LIBERTY consortium,…

Editorial office / Antwerp

De-icing aircraft wings
02:17

Cosun and Avantium join forces in biobased glycol production

Cosun Beet Company and Avantium join forces to produce plant-based glycols (plantMEG™ and plantMPG™) from beet…

Editorial office / Dinteloord