BioBase4SME project prolonged for 6 months
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BioBase4SME project prolonged for 6 months

The BioBase4SME project, an INTERREG NWE project, has been extended for 6 months to give even…

Editorial office / Brussels

First consumer products launched with Betafib
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First consumer products launched with Betafib

Royal COSUN Biobased Products introduced 100% bio-based rheology modifier, developed during PULP2VALUE demonstration project, for various…

Editorial office / Dinteloord

Creating a fully circular polyester chain
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Creating a fully circular polyester chain

This week CuRe has been launched by Cumapol, DSM-Niaga and Morssinkhof. The partnership kicks-off with a…

Editorial office / Emmen

First and second generation sugars for chemical industry equally sustainable
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First and second generation sugars for chemical industry equally sustainable

First generation fermentable sugars have an unjustifiably bad reputation as a feedstock for the chemical industry,…

Editorial office / Hürth

BBI JU to show its added value in the lives of EU citizens
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BBI JU to show its added value in the lives of EU citizens

The Bio-Based Industries Joint Untertaking (BBI JU) has published its 2019 Annual Work Plan and Budget…

Editorial office / Brussels

New MOOC Biobased Products starts soon
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New MOOC Biobased Products starts soon

On January 16, 2019, the new MOOC ‘Biobased Products for a Sustainable (Bio)economy' will start. In…

Editorial office / Delft

MERLN lab tour during 3D Medical Conference & Expo
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MERLN lab tour during 3D Medical Conference & Expo

The 3D Medical Conference and Expo in Maastricht gives a select group of visitors the unique…

Editorial office / Maastricht

Emotional binding determines acceptance of biomaterials
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Emotional binding determines acceptance of biomaterials

Only when consumers experience an emotional bond will they accept biomaterials. It is necessary that they…

Editorial office / Geleen

Stora Enso partners with TreeToTextile, builds demoplant
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Stora Enso partners with TreeToTextile, builds demoplant

Stora Enso announced that it will partner with TreeToTextile and set up a demonstration plant at…

Editorial office / Stockholm

Medical implants from the 3D printer
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Medical implants from the 3D printer

PLA is a very useful material for printing medical scaffolds: temporary implants on which stem cells…

Editorial office / Geleen

Shell wants to double green energy investments
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Shell wants to double green energy investments

Shell has expressed the ambition to double the amount it spends on green energy to $…

Editorial office / London

Chemport Europe launches new website
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Chemport Europe launches new website

Chemport Europe has launched a new website this week. The site introduces a new style with…

Editorial office / Groningen

BASF notifies Avantium of its exit from Synvina
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BASF notifies Avantium of its exit from Synvina

BASF has notified Avantium of its exit from their Synvina joint venture, effective 15 January 2019.…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Accelerating the greening of Northern chemistry
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Accelerating the greening of Northern chemistry

The brothers and chemists André and Erik Heeres (Hanze University of Applied Sciences and the University…

Editorial office / Bergen op Zoom

Large companies challenge SMEs in the Green Chemistry challenge
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Large companies challenge SMEs in the Green Chemistry challenge

Green Chemistry Campus, NV, REWIN West-Brabant and the local Rabobanks in West-Brabant and Zeeland are launching…

Editorial office / Bergen op Zoom

Dare2Cross video is now online
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Dare2Cross video is now online

Looking beyond the boundaries of sectors to make new combinations, to adjust production systems and to…

Editorial office / The Hague

European parliament wants to increase Horizon Europe budget to €120 billion
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European parliament wants to increase Horizon Europe budget to €120 billion

On 12 december, the European Parliament voted to increase the Horizon Europe research programme budget for…

Editorial office / Brussels

Production of bio-aromatics should scale up fast
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Production of bio-aromatics should scale up fast

Biorizon is a shining example of how the biobased economy can be accelerated by international cooperation…

Editorial office / 's Hertogenbosch

Biobased nylon from sugar beet
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Biobased nylon from sugar beet

Biobased nylon made from sugar beet is ideal for applications where transparency is required and there…

Editorial office / Maastricht

Futerra Fuels builds commercial scale torrefaction plant in Portugal
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Futerra Fuels builds commercial scale torrefaction plant in Portugal

Portuguese bioenergy start-up Futerra Torrefaçao e Tecnologia S.A. (Futerra Fuels) has started the construction of their…

Editorial office / Portugal

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