Tine Scharlaekens

Tine Schaerlaekens new Managing Director of Catalisti

Tine Schaerlaekens will become the new Managing Director of Catalisti, the Flemish spearhead cluster for innovation…

Editorial office / Antwerp

Fashion designer

PANGAIA and Avantium to launch sustainable clothing collection from PEF

PANGAIA and Avantium partner to bring sustainable apparel collection based on Avantium’s 100% plant-based PEF to…

Editorial office / Delfzijl


Paques Biomaterials and Looop to jointly produce PHA

The Dutch companies Paques Biomaterials and Looop will collaborate in the production of PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoates) from…

Editorial office / Balk

Wind turbine components and installation vessel in Eemshaven, Northern Netherlands

More port capacity needed for European offshore wind targets 2030

The European Commission and 9 countries in the North Sea region (together the North Seas Energy…

Editorial office / The Hague

The biobased economy is out of its niche

ChemistryNL funds 11 new Biobased Economy projects

ChemistryNL provides financial support to 11 research projects at the intersection of biobased and chemistry. A…

Editorial office / The Hague

Substantial CO2 reduction through circular biobased projects in the Delta region

Input requested for new Dutch Growth Fund proposal circular critical materials

In The Netherlands, ChemistryNL, Top Sector Energy, Top Sector HTSM, TNO, Ministry of Economic Affairs and…

Editorial office / The Hague

Yara Sluiskil Zeeland

Yara Sluiskil first company in the world to export CO₂

Ammonia fertiliser producer Yara in Sluiskil (The Netherlands) plans to capture, liquefy and export 800kt of…

Editorial office / Sluiskil

Banner Sustainable Innovation Week 2023 NHL Stenden

Successful Sustainable Innovation Week in the Northern Netherlands

The Sustainable Innovation Week, organised by Greenwise Circular Plastics and Chemport Europe, concluded successfully after four…

Editorial office / Emmen

Mulch film

Biodegradable biobased mulch film more pollutant than expected

Biodegradable mulch film made from bioplastic degrades much slower in soil than expected, according to a…

Editorial office / Wageningen

HICCUPS Project Team

CO2 from wastewater sludge becomes new feedstock for biobased polymers

Twelve partners from seven European countries will demonstrate the full value chain from biogenic CO2 from…

Editorial office / Hürth

Adv.agro chemie linked in
Green Chemistry vector

Broad political support for greening the chemical industry in The Netherlands

Parties in the Dutch Parliament want to help the chemical industry in the Netherlands go green…

Editorial office / Utrecht

Waste management

Annick Meerschmann of Cefic to speak at Future of Chemical Recycling 2024

Annick Meerschman, Director of Innovation at Cefic is a confirmed speaker at ACI's Future of Chemical…

Editorial office / Rotterdam

Adam Burja, Head of Biotechnology, Science & Research, dsm-firmenich

European biomanufacturing needs more room to grow

Europe has a critical shortage of growth capacity for biomanufacturing new biobased products. "There is a…

Pierre Gielen / Rotterdam

Zero emissions in 2050

Roadmap helps plastics industry reach zero emissions and circularity targets

Plastics Europe released the Plastics Roadmap last week. This roadmap outlines a plan of action for…

Editorial office / Brussels

Angelica-harvest in Lessen (B)

Flemish economy already 34% biobased and growing

The greening of the Flemish economy is accelerating. In 2020, 34% of the physical Flemish economy…

Editorial office / Lessines

Patents concept

Patents and trademarks boost success of European start-ups

Start-ups with patents and trademarks are more than 10 times more successful in obtaining funding, according…

Editorial office / Munich

Clare Skentelbery, director general EuropaBio

Call for a strategic perspective for European Biomanufacturing

Biotechnology is being recognised in Europe as an important factor in achieving economic leadership, greening society…

Editorial office / Rotterdam


Call for papers EUBCE 2024

As usual, EUBCE is planning to make a number of high quality publications based on the…

Editorial office / Marseille


French artist creates temple out of mycelium

Artist Côme Di Meglio and his team from the French Studio La Succulente has designed the…

Editorial office / Marseille

Investment decision Porthos

Investment decision made for €1.3 billion Porthos CCS project in The Netherlands

Porthos has made the final investment decision. Construction of the first major CO2 transport and storage…

Editorial office / Rotterdam