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Source B
03:51:44

Source B

In the provence of Limburg the main parties joined forces to realise the biobased economy in…

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Chemelot InSciTe helps startups scale up
00:46

Chemelot InSciTe helps startups scale up

Chemelot InSciTe is much more than a pilot plant. "“Each project is assigned two project leaders:…

Editorial office

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Limburg ecosystem foundation for a circular biobased future
00:21

Limburg ecosystem foundation for a circular biobased future

As part of the '5 Years Source B Special', Agro & Chemie has published an infographic…

Editorial office

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Source B to the next phase?
10:02

Source B to the next phase?

A period of reflection started in Limburg after the black gold disappeared from this southern province…

Pierre Gielen

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Five years of Source B, too brief for an anniversary
02:15

Five years of Source B, too brief for an anniversary

“Five years is really far too brief for an anniversary. Especially for a transition that takes…

Emmo Meijer

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New training courses for professionals of the future
04:42

New training courses for professionals of the future

The bio-based economy needs well-trained professionals, researchers and scientists with a solid foundation. That’s why educational…

Pierre Gielen

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Cooperation: the foundation for success
04:29

Cooperation: the foundation for success

Limburg has always been an outward-looking province, with intensive border traffic. No wonder: no other Dutch…

Pierre Gielen

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Emotional binding determines acceptance of biomaterials
00:52

Emotional binding determines acceptance of biomaterials

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

Editorial office

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Medical implants from the 3D printer
01:06

Medical implants from the 3D printer

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

Editorial office

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3D printing with PLA can become more precise and stronger
05:27

3D printing with PLA can become more precise and stronger

3D printing sounds like the perfect technology to produce complex objects as tailored single units; from…

Pierre Gielen

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“Emotional connection to biomaterials”
02:54

“Emotional connection to biomaterials”

"Cradle-to-Cradle is a naive concept; raw materials that are 100% recyclable are more likely to be…

Pierre Gielen

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Biobased nylon from sugar beet
00:40

Biobased nylon from sugar beet

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

Editorial office

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Recipe book for bioplastic from sugar beet
02:25

Recipe book for bioplastic from sugar beet

How do you cook a sugar beet to obtain bioplastics? Ola Wróblewska answered this question in…

Pierre Gielen

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AMIBM gets new Sustainability Research Group
00:54

AMIBM gets new Sustainability Research Group

Under the direction of Yvonne van der Meer, the research group at: Sustainability of Biobased Materials…

Editorial office

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Venlo focuses on seaweed
01:22

Venlo focuses on seaweed

Seaweed is a wonderful product that contains a lot of proteins and healthy ingredients. They know…

Editorial office,

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New Sustainability research group in AMIBM
02:38

New Sustainability research group in AMIBM

The Aachen Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM) has gained a research group: Sustainability of Biobased…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
New value chains through interaction between entrepreneurs and scientists
04:57

New value chains through interaction between entrepreneurs and scientists

The Bio Treat Center in Venlo and the Aachen Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials will work…

Pierre Gielen

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Additives pose the challenge for making 100% biobased textile
01:27

Additives pose the challenge for making 100% biobased textile

By 2030, the textile industry wants to make half of its products biobased. That does not…

Editorial office

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Government needs to be a launching customer, rather than subsidy provider
01:30

Government needs to be a launching customer, rather than subsidy provider

The bio-based economy is just slowly getting off the ground, despite hundreds of millions of investments…

Now reading
100% biobased textile not a matter of course
04:09

100% biobased textile not a matter of course

Wool, linen, cotton: the textile industry has traditionally used natural materials. And yet precisely this industry…

Pierre Gielen

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CHILL partners with Brightlands Materials Center
00:54

CHILL partners with Brightlands Materials Center

Chemelot Innovation and Learning Labs (CHILL) partners with Brightlands Materials Center, a leading R&D center in…

Editorial office

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From spider silk to biocomposites
00:44

From spider silk to biocomposites

More than 300 visitors attended the third ABC Conference at the Brightlands Chemelot Campus last week.…

Editorial office

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Cross-border cooperation in biobased materials
06:50

Cross-border cooperation in biobased materials

Imagine you could get tobacco plants to make elastin-like proteins with the properties of spider silk.…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
ABC Conference focuses on biobased fibre applications
01:07

ABC Conference focuses on biobased fibre applications

For the third international Applied Biobased materials Conference (ABC) on April 20, the Aachen Maastricht Institute for Biobased…

Editorial office

Now reading
Underground value key issue
00:43

Underground value key issue

The ‘state’ of the soil is an absolute prerequisite for a flourishing bio economy. Unfortunately it…

Editorial office

Now reading
Underground value key issue
04:15

Underground value key issue

The ‘state’ of the soil is an absolute prerequisite for a flourishing bio economy. Unfortunately it…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile
00:42

More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile

The textile and carpet sector wants to become more sustainable in the coming years through increased…

Editorial office

Now reading
Master of Biobased Materials: passion and drive
00:42

Master of Biobased Materials: passion and drive

The first class of the Master of Biobased Materials graduated in mid-July. At the festive ceremony…

Editorial office

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More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile
04:18

More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile

The textile and carpet sector wants to become more sustainable in the coming years through increased…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Sustainable biomass: The need for a uniform ‘yardstick’
00:57

Sustainable biomass: The need for a uniform ‘yardstick’

The sustainable character of the biobased economy tends not to receive enough attention. Biomass is always…

Editorial office

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Vertoro at Brightlands Chemelot: Scaling up lignin crude
00:44

Vertoro at Brightlands Chemelot: Scaling up lignin crude

Michael Boot already went to the Chamber of Commerce before the summer vacation. With his company…

Editorial office

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Pretreatment as essential intermediate step
04:43

Pretreatment as essential intermediate step

‘We are concentrating at Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo initially on healthy and safe food, including residual…

Lucien Joppen

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Biobased biomedical materials: distinction based on functionality
00:42

Biobased biomedical materials: distinction based on functionality

A large share of biomedical materials is based on fossil resources and metals, but biobased biomedical…

Editorial office

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Role for Province of Limburg in the transition
01:06

Role for Province of Limburg in the transition

A transition to a biobased/circular economy requires the public sector to have a proactive and facilitating…

Editorial office

Now reading
Master of Biobased Materials: passion and drive
04:57

Master of Biobased Materials: passion and drive

The first class of the Master of Biobased Materials graduated in mid-July. At the festive ceremony…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
The need for a uniform ‘yardstick’
03:44

The need for a uniform ‘yardstick’

The sustainable character of the biobased economy tends not to receive enough attention. Biomass is always…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Vertoro at Brightlands Chemelot: Scaling up lignin crude
03:06

Vertoro at Brightlands Chemelot: Scaling up lignin crude

Michael Boot already went to the Chamber of Commerce before the summer vacation. With his company…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Distinction based on functionality
05:10

Distinction based on functionality

A large share of biomedical materials is based on fossil resources and metals, but biobased biomedical…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Role for Province of Limburg in the transition  Decisive, proactive but also facilitating
08:47

Role for Province of Limburg in the transition Decisive, proactive but also facilitating

A transition to a biobased/circular economy requires the public sector to have a proactive and facilitating…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Cultus Crop Research goes to Brightlands Greenport
03:58

Cultus Crop Research goes to Brightlands Greenport

Cultus Crop Research, a 1,700 m2 research station on the site of the Brightlands Campus Greenport…

Editorial office

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AMIBM: new biopolymers in the pipeline
01:06

AMIBM: new biopolymers in the pipeline

It is anything but easy to get new polymers on the market. Technology, market and sustainability…

Editorial office

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AMIBM: new biopolymers in the pipeline
05:02

AMIBM: new biopolymers in the pipeline

It is anything but easy to get new polymers on the market. Technology, market and sustainability…

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Chemelot InSciTe: successes and validation
17:26

Chemelot InSciTe: successes and validation

Chemelot InSciTe was launched at the start of 2015. The public-private joint venture has been active…

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Chemelot InSciTe: successes and validation
00:49

Chemelot InSciTe: successes and validation

Chemelot InSciTe was launched at the start of 2015. The public-private joint venture has been active…

Editorial office

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Scaling up: from customer to plant
00:38

Scaling up: from customer to plant

The decision has been made. On 30 March, the construction of the Bio Treat Center at Brightlands Campus Greenport…

Editorial office

Now reading
Scaling up: from customer to plant
06:29

Scaling up: from customer to plant

The decision has been made. On 30 March, the construction of the Bio Treat Center at Brightlands…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Seeking ties across the border: condition for transition to a biobased economy
05:18

Seeking ties across the border: condition for transition to a biobased economy

Cooperation in a powerful network is crucial to ensure the efficient growth of biobased R&D and…

Kelly van Bragt

Now reading
Seeking ties across the border: condition for transition to a biobased economy
00:52

Seeking ties across the border: condition for transition to a biobased economy

Cooperation in a powerful network is crucial to ensure the efficient growth of biobased R&D and…

Editorial office

Now reading
Cultus: crop protection market with potential
01:54

Cultus: crop protection market with potential

Crop protection is a promising market for more sustainable products. That is the claim of Dinand…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM hosts 2nd annual Applied Biobased Materials Conference
01:18

AMIBM hosts 2nd annual Applied Biobased Materials Conference

On the 12th of May, the Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM) hosted the 2nd annual Applied…

Editorial office

Now reading
New worldwide repository for Biomaterial Transcriptiomics available
02:07

New worldwide repository for Biomaterial Transcriptiomics available

Researchers at the MERLN Institute for regenerative medicine launched a new worldwide research database for biomaterials,…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM wins the Ralf Raue Innovation Award 2017
00:48

AMIBM wins the Ralf Raue Innovation Award 2017

At the BIOMEDICA summit in Eindhoven AMIBM (Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials) was awarded the Ralf…

Editorial office

Now reading
Cultus Crop Research goes to Brightlands Greenport
03:55

Cultus Crop Research goes to Brightlands Greenport

Cultus Crop Research, a 1,700 m2 research station on the site of the Brightlands Campus Greenport…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM hosts second ABC Conference
00:44

AMIBM hosts second ABC Conference

On the 12th of May the Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM) will host its second international conference…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM spins ‘yarns’ from a natural source
00:52

AMIBM spins ‘yarns’ from a natural source

At the start of December, AMIBM opened the doors of its renovated premises to the public.…

Editorial office

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AMIBM spins ‘yarns’ from a natural source
05:01

AMIBM spins ‘yarns’ from a natural source

At the start of December, AMIBM opened the doors of its renovated premises to the public.…

Kelly van Bragt

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GFBiochemicals: Deeper into the chain
06:57

GFBiochemicals: Deeper into the chain

GFBiochemicals made a forward integration step at the start of this year through its acquisition of…

Lucien Joppen

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‘Major milestone at Brightlands Chemelot’
01:26

‘Major milestone at Brightlands Chemelot’

‘Development of a campus on the Chemelot grounds (editor’s note: Brightlands Chemelot Campus) went faster than…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Thermoplastic Composites pilot launched in Netherlands
01:00

Thermoplastic Composites pilot launched in Netherlands

Companies from Limburg, North Brabant, Zeeland and Gelderland, DPI Value Centre and Brightlands Materials Center in…

Editorial office

Now reading
Value creation in the primary sector
07:05

Value creation in the primary sector

How can agricultural entrepreneurs increase and safeguard their value in biobased supply chains? It is not easy, but…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Green polyamides a step closer
05:53

Green polyamides a step closer

At Chemelot InSciTe, an international research and knowledge institute for biobased and biomedical materials, DSM is on…

Vincent Hentzepeter

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Clever composite materials from PLA
07:24

Clever composite materials from PLA

The aim of the recently established Horizon 2020 BIO4SELF project is to develop and produce self-reinforced polymer composites…

Richard Bezemer

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Four pilot plants under one roof
04:54

Four pilot plants under one roof

The brand-new Multipurpose Pilot Plant (MPP) at Brightlands Chemelot Campus will open its doors at the…

Lucien Joppen

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Stefaan de Wildeman wants to move ahead with biobased building blocks
07:01

Stefaan de Wildeman wants to move ahead with biobased building blocks

As New Biobased Building Blocks group leader at Maastricht University, Stefaan de Wildeman is involved in…

Richard Bezemer

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Syngip: isobutene from syngas
03:39

Syngip: isobutene from syngas

It is roughly a matter of two to three years when bacteria will be able to convert…

Lucien Joppen

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InSciTe biobased building blocks
06:19

InSciTe biobased building blocks

The middle stage in RT&D - the valley of death - often signals the end of…

Lucien Joppen

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BioTreatCenter: the key to integrated chain projects
11:08

BioTreatCenter: the key to integrated chain projects

Biomass suppliers, developers of pretreatment technology and buyers of applications often have problems in finding each…

Richard Bezemer

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From paper to nanocellulose
05:55

From paper to nanocellulose

The world of paper and wood pulp is undergoing rapid change. That is why a traditional…

Niels van Haarlem

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Chain-wide, multidisciplinary
06:01

Chain-wide, multidisciplinary

Further development of the biobased economy requires employees with competences and skills which the usual courses…

Lucien Joppen

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Bioneedle an alternative for traditional vaccination
04:18

Bioneedle an alternative for traditional vaccination

Bioneedle is an innovative vaccination system that entails injecting a hollow needle filled with a vaccine…

Aribert Guiking

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Source B
03:51:44

Source B

In the provence of Limburg the main parties joined forces to realise the biobased economy in…

Now reading
Chemelot InSciTe helps startups scale up
00:46

Chemelot InSciTe helps startups scale up

Chemelot InSciTe is much more than a pilot plant. "“Each project is assigned two project leaders:…

Editorial office

Now reading
Limburg ecosystem foundation for a circular biobased future
00:21

Limburg ecosystem foundation for a circular biobased future

As part of the '5 Years Source B Special', Agro & Chemie has published an infographic…

Editorial office

Now reading
Source B to the next phase?
10:02

Source B to the next phase?

A period of reflection started in Limburg after the black gold disappeared from this southern province…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
Five years of Source B, too brief for an anniversary
02:15

Five years of Source B, too brief for an anniversary

“Five years is really far too brief for an anniversary. Especially for a transition that takes…

Emmo Meijer

Now reading
New training courses for professionals of the future
04:42

New training courses for professionals of the future

The bio-based economy needs well-trained professionals, researchers and scientists with a solid foundation. That’s why educational…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
Cooperation: the foundation for success
04:29

Cooperation: the foundation for success

Limburg has always been an outward-looking province, with intensive border traffic. No wonder: no other Dutch…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
Emotional binding determines acceptance of biomaterials
00:52

Emotional binding determines acceptance of biomaterials

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

Editorial office

Now reading
Medical implants from the 3D printer
01:06

Medical implants from the 3D printer

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

Editorial office

Now reading
3D printing with PLA can become more precise and stronger
05:27

3D printing with PLA can become more precise and stronger

3D printing sounds like the perfect technology to produce complex objects as tailored single units; from…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
“Emotional connection to biomaterials”
02:54

“Emotional connection to biomaterials”

"Cradle-to-Cradle is a naive concept; raw materials that are 100% recyclable are more likely to be…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
Biobased nylon from sugar beet
00:40

Biobased nylon from sugar beet

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

Editorial office

Now reading
Recipe book for bioplastic from sugar beet
02:25

Recipe book for bioplastic from sugar beet

How do you cook a sugar beet to obtain bioplastics? Ola Wróblewska answered this question in…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
AMIBM gets new Sustainability Research Group
00:54

AMIBM gets new Sustainability Research Group

Under the direction of Yvonne van der Meer, the research group at: Sustainability of Biobased Materials…

Editorial office

Now reading
Venlo focuses on seaweed
01:22

Venlo focuses on seaweed

Seaweed is a wonderful product that contains a lot of proteins and healthy ingredients. They know…

Editorial office,

Now reading
New Sustainability research group in AMIBM
02:38

New Sustainability research group in AMIBM

The Aachen Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM) has gained a research group: Sustainability of Biobased…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
New value chains through interaction between entrepreneurs and scientists
04:57

New value chains through interaction between entrepreneurs and scientists

The Bio Treat Center in Venlo and the Aachen Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials will work…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
Additives pose the challenge for making 100% biobased textile
01:27

Additives pose the challenge for making 100% biobased textile

By 2030, the textile industry wants to make half of its products biobased. That does not…

Editorial office

Now reading
Government needs to be a launching customer, rather than subsidy provider
01:30

Government needs to be a launching customer, rather than subsidy provider

The bio-based economy is just slowly getting off the ground, despite hundreds of millions of investments…

Now reading
100% biobased textile not a matter of course
04:09

100% biobased textile not a matter of course

Wool, linen, cotton: the textile industry has traditionally used natural materials. And yet precisely this industry…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
CHILL partners with Brightlands Materials Center
00:54

CHILL partners with Brightlands Materials Center

Chemelot Innovation and Learning Labs (CHILL) partners with Brightlands Materials Center, a leading R&D center in…

Editorial office

Now reading
From spider silk to biocomposites
00:44

From spider silk to biocomposites

More than 300 visitors attended the third ABC Conference at the Brightlands Chemelot Campus last week.…

Editorial office

Now reading
Cross-border cooperation in biobased materials
06:50

Cross-border cooperation in biobased materials

Imagine you could get tobacco plants to make elastin-like proteins with the properties of spider silk.…

Pierre Gielen

Now reading
ABC Conference focuses on biobased fibre applications
01:07

ABC Conference focuses on biobased fibre applications

For the third international Applied Biobased materials Conference (ABC) on April 20, the Aachen Maastricht Institute for Biobased…

Editorial office

Now reading
Underground value key issue
00:43

Underground value key issue

The ‘state’ of the soil is an absolute prerequisite for a flourishing bio economy. Unfortunately it…

Editorial office

Now reading
Underground value key issue
04:15

Underground value key issue

The ‘state’ of the soil is an absolute prerequisite for a flourishing bio economy. Unfortunately it…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile
00:42

More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile

The textile and carpet sector wants to become more sustainable in the coming years through increased…

Editorial office

Now reading
Master of Biobased Materials: passion and drive
00:42

Master of Biobased Materials: passion and drive

The first class of the Master of Biobased Materials graduated in mid-July. At the festive ceremony…

Editorial office

Now reading
More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile
04:18

More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile

The textile and carpet sector wants to become more sustainable in the coming years through increased…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Sustainable biomass: The need for a uniform ‘yardstick’
00:57

Sustainable biomass: The need for a uniform ‘yardstick’

The sustainable character of the biobased economy tends not to receive enough attention. Biomass is always…

Editorial office

Now reading
Vertoro at Brightlands Chemelot: Scaling up lignin crude
00:44

Vertoro at Brightlands Chemelot: Scaling up lignin crude

Michael Boot already went to the Chamber of Commerce before the summer vacation. With his company…

Editorial office

Now reading
Pretreatment as essential intermediate step
04:43

Pretreatment as essential intermediate step

‘We are concentrating at Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo initially on healthy and safe food, including residual…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Biobased biomedical materials: distinction based on functionality
00:42

Biobased biomedical materials: distinction based on functionality

A large share of biomedical materials is based on fossil resources and metals, but biobased biomedical…

Editorial office

Now reading
Role for Province of Limburg in the transition
01:06

Role for Province of Limburg in the transition

A transition to a biobased/circular economy requires the public sector to have a proactive and facilitating…

Editorial office

Now reading
Master of Biobased Materials: passion and drive
04:57

Master of Biobased Materials: passion and drive

The first class of the Master of Biobased Materials graduated in mid-July. At the festive ceremony…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
The need for a uniform ‘yardstick’
03:44

The need for a uniform ‘yardstick’

The sustainable character of the biobased economy tends not to receive enough attention. Biomass is always…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Vertoro at Brightlands Chemelot: Scaling up lignin crude
03:06

Vertoro at Brightlands Chemelot: Scaling up lignin crude

Michael Boot already went to the Chamber of Commerce before the summer vacation. With his company…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Distinction based on functionality
05:10

Distinction based on functionality

A large share of biomedical materials is based on fossil resources and metals, but biobased biomedical…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Role for Province of Limburg in the transition  Decisive, proactive but also facilitating
08:47

Role for Province of Limburg in the transition Decisive, proactive but also facilitating

A transition to a biobased/circular economy requires the public sector to have a proactive and facilitating…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Cultus Crop Research goes to Brightlands Greenport
03:58

Cultus Crop Research goes to Brightlands Greenport

Cultus Crop Research, a 1,700 m2 research station on the site of the Brightlands Campus Greenport…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM: new biopolymers in the pipeline
01:06

AMIBM: new biopolymers in the pipeline

It is anything but easy to get new polymers on the market. Technology, market and sustainability…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM: new biopolymers in the pipeline
05:02

AMIBM: new biopolymers in the pipeline

It is anything but easy to get new polymers on the market. Technology, market and sustainability…

Now reading
Chemelot InSciTe: successes and validation
17:26

Chemelot InSciTe: successes and validation

Chemelot InSciTe was launched at the start of 2015. The public-private joint venture has been active…

Now reading
Chemelot InSciTe: successes and validation
00:49

Chemelot InSciTe: successes and validation

Chemelot InSciTe was launched at the start of 2015. The public-private joint venture has been active…

Editorial office

Now reading
Scaling up: from customer to plant
00:38

Scaling up: from customer to plant

The decision has been made. On 30 March, the construction of the Bio Treat Center at Brightlands Campus Greenport…

Editorial office

Now reading
Scaling up: from customer to plant
06:29

Scaling up: from customer to plant

The decision has been made. On 30 March, the construction of the Bio Treat Center at Brightlands…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Seeking ties across the border: condition for transition to a biobased economy
05:18

Seeking ties across the border: condition for transition to a biobased economy

Cooperation in a powerful network is crucial to ensure the efficient growth of biobased R&D and…

Kelly van Bragt

Now reading
Seeking ties across the border: condition for transition to a biobased economy
00:52

Seeking ties across the border: condition for transition to a biobased economy

Cooperation in a powerful network is crucial to ensure the efficient growth of biobased R&D and…

Editorial office

Now reading
Cultus: crop protection market with potential
01:54

Cultus: crop protection market with potential

Crop protection is a promising market for more sustainable products. That is the claim of Dinand…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM hosts 2nd annual Applied Biobased Materials Conference
01:18

AMIBM hosts 2nd annual Applied Biobased Materials Conference

On the 12th of May, the Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM) hosted the 2nd annual Applied…

Editorial office

Now reading
New worldwide repository for Biomaterial Transcriptiomics available
02:07

New worldwide repository for Biomaterial Transcriptiomics available

Researchers at the MERLN Institute for regenerative medicine launched a new worldwide research database for biomaterials,…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM wins the Ralf Raue Innovation Award 2017
00:48

AMIBM wins the Ralf Raue Innovation Award 2017

At the BIOMEDICA summit in Eindhoven AMIBM (Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials) was awarded the Ralf…

Editorial office

Now reading
Cultus Crop Research goes to Brightlands Greenport
03:55

Cultus Crop Research goes to Brightlands Greenport

Cultus Crop Research, a 1,700 m2 research station on the site of the Brightlands Campus Greenport…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM hosts second ABC Conference
00:44

AMIBM hosts second ABC Conference

On the 12th of May the Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM) will host its second international conference…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM spins ‘yarns’ from a natural source
00:52

AMIBM spins ‘yarns’ from a natural source

At the start of December, AMIBM opened the doors of its renovated premises to the public.…

Editorial office

Now reading
AMIBM spins ‘yarns’ from a natural source
05:01

AMIBM spins ‘yarns’ from a natural source

At the start of December, AMIBM opened the doors of its renovated premises to the public.…

Kelly van Bragt

Now reading
GFBiochemicals: Deeper into the chain
06:57

GFBiochemicals: Deeper into the chain

GFBiochemicals made a forward integration step at the start of this year through its acquisition of…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
‘Major milestone at Brightlands Chemelot’
01:26

‘Major milestone at Brightlands Chemelot’

‘Development of a campus on the Chemelot grounds (editor’s note: Brightlands Chemelot Campus) went faster than…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Thermoplastic Composites pilot launched in Netherlands
01:00

Thermoplastic Composites pilot launched in Netherlands

Companies from Limburg, North Brabant, Zeeland and Gelderland, DPI Value Centre and Brightlands Materials Center in…

Editorial office

Now reading
Value creation in the primary sector
07:05

Value creation in the primary sector

How can agricultural entrepreneurs increase and safeguard their value in biobased supply chains? It is not easy, but…

Lucien Joppen

Now reading
Green polyamides a step closer
05:53

Green polyamides a step closer

At Chemelot InSciTe, an international research and knowledge institute for biobased and biomedical materials, DSM is on…

Vincent Hentzepeter

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