Chemistry: hand holding flask and bioreactor

“We have started harvesting”

Shared Research Centre Biorizon will celebrate its 10th anniversary on 29 and 30 November with the…

Pierre Gielen

LEGO Chemie

Scaling up bio-aromatics research and application development with the industry

It was supposed to be a physical meeting place, but the 8th Biorizon Annual Event in…

Pierre Gielen

Fertiliser pellets

Better fertiliser pellets thanks to bio-based additives

Coatings for fertiliser granules are under the microscope. They form a protective layer and thus prevent…

Pierre Gielen

‘Our research has impact’

‘Our research has impact’

For most petroleum-based materials, it is possible to invent biobased alternatives with similar or even better…

Pierre Gielen


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Relement demonstrates first biobased industrial coating on Giant wheelloader

Biorizon-spinoff Relement has achieved a major milestone: the successful demonstration of bio MPA in industrial coatings.…

Editorial office / Bergen op Zoom

Coated textile

BioNIPU makes bio-based, non-toxic PU for textile coatings and elastomers

Polyurethane (PU) is a versatile polymer that has many applications, for example in coatings for the…

Editorial office / Ghent


Covestro opens Dutch headquarters in Geleen

Today (24 March), chemical company Covestro opens its new Dutch headquarters at the Brightlands Chemelot Campus…

Editorial office / Geleen

Researcher in Kelpi seaweed lab

Kelpi raises €3.5 million to develop coatings from seaweed

Packaging made from seaweed is moving a lot closer to the supermarket shelf, now that UK…

Editorial office / Bath

Hand holding fertiliser granules above field

BioVoice winner Instral looking for fertiliser manufacturers

Chemical company Instral is looking for fertiliser manufacturers who want to cooperate in the development of…

Editorial office / Bergen op Zoom

Bananas in the supermarket

Novel bio-coating to prevent food waste

The Dutch company Liquidseal has developed an innovative bio-coating technology to extend the shelf-life of perishable…

Editorial office / Leiden