Getting the maximum value out of biobased feedstock

Biorefining is the way to get maximum value out of biobased raw materials and to close…

Pierre Gielen

Hands holding biomass

‘Central authority for the use of biofeedstock’

Sixteen organisations operating in the Dutch bioeconomy have signed a joint letter to the prime minister…

Pierre Gielen


“The real challenge is not technology”

“Hollow straws”, is how Leon Joore of the Natural Fiber Application Center (NAC) described natural fibers…

Pierre Gielen


Fossiele industrie

The Netherlands needs an exit strategy from fossil fuels

The Federation Bio-Economy Netherlands (FBN) calls upon the Dutch Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality…

Editorial office / The Hague

Agriculture in The Netherlands: potato field

“Agriculture indispensable for climate transition”

Experts and organisations in the bioeconomy and green chemistry oppose plans to expropriate farmers in an…

Editorial office / The Hague

Garbage collection

Europe’s bio-waste potential largely untapped

The Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) has teamed up with Zero Waste Europe (ZWE) to produce a…

Editorial office / Brussels

Food waste

Model2Bio supports reuse of food industry waste streams

About 50% of the global waste is organic. At the European level, a solution is now…

Editorial office / Brussels

Police in bulletproof vests

DSM, SABIC and UPM Biofuels to create biobased Dyneema

Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, SABIC, a global leader…

Editorial office / Geleen