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Recycling plastics
06:37

Northern Netherlands: focus on circular polymers

A world without plastics is inconceivable. Over the past 70 years, synthetic polymers have found their…

Pierre Gielen

Biorizon forging ahead with bio-aromatics upscaling 9
04:44

Biorizon forging ahead with bio-aromatics upscaling

With over 150 visitors, Biorizon Shared Research Centre‚Äôs annual event in Antwerp at the end of…

Pierre Gielen

Cor Kamminga
04:22

PHA, the new niche market for the Northern Netherlands

Polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA) are a niche market with great promise. The share of materials in the total…

Pierre Gielen

Chemistry Park Delfzijl
06:59

North Netherlands aims to close green cycles

The northern region of the Netherlands is the region where green chemistry is most clearly anchored…

Pierre Gielen

Punch One solar vehicle
02:34

Cardolite is looking for new applications for ultra-light Cardanol

Cashew nuts are not just a healthy snack. The husks are used to produce a renewable…

Editorial office, Pierre Gielen

HemCell: a surprisingly versatile biobased plastic
04:25

HemCell: a surprisingly versatile biobased plastic

The combination of polylactic acid and crushed palm leaf waste results in a biobased and excellent…

Harm Ikink


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Professor Marc Hillmyer
03:06

DSM honors Professor Marc Hillmyer with 2020 Bright Science Award in materials sciences

Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, has awarded Professor Marc…

Editorial office / Geleen

Bio Bottle
01:46

Market for bioplastics growing fast

Polylactic acids, starch blends, cellulose, and other bioplastics achieve significantly higher growth rates than conventional standard…

Editorial office / Konstanz

Plastics ultimately completely biobased or circular
00:57

Plastics ultimately completely biobased or circular

Climate problems, declining oil reserves and concerns about the environmental pollution caused by plastic waste nowadays…

Editorial office / Groningen

Aerial photo Green Chemistry Campus Bergen op Zoom
02:27

Use or Invest in Biobased Polymerization Shared Facility

Green Chemistry Campus, REWIN and Wageningen University are planning the development of the first multipurpose Polymerization…

Editorial office / Bergen op Zoom

London, Big Ben
01:15

UK develops standards for biodegradable, compostable and bio-based plastics

The UK Government wants to develop standards for biodegradable, compostable and bio-based plastics. It is seeking…

Editorial office / London

Injection moulding machine
00:45

Research into industrial processing of PHA

The Chemical Cluster Emmen within Chemport Europe and German research partners are investigating how the biodegradable…

Editorial office / Emmen