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Rudy Folkersma in ‘Basic Principles of Polymer Technology’
04:42

“Exciting programme about sustainable plastics”

Sustainable plastics are becoming increasingly more important in reducing CO2 emissions and environmental pollution. That makes…

Pierre Gielen

Composite bridge
02:45

Wind turbines: bridge to and from the future

Since 2009, Eemshaven has been one of the most important offshore wind ports along the North…

‘Consider plastics from a fundamentally different perspective’
02:36

‘Consider plastics from a fundamentally different perspective’

‘We need to consider plastics from a fundamentally different perspective. Not as waste but as man-made…

Pierre Gielen

New opportunities for PHA
02:51

New opportunities for PHA

The market for polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) is booming. Worldwide there are only a handful of manufacturers who…

Pierre Gielen

Thalles and Tielly in the BBE lab
05:05

New developments in the field of PHA

Sewage water and sludge are raw materials for the production of PHA: biodegradable biopolymers made by…

Pierre Gielen

Purple LEDs
04:26

Chemport Connect connects bio-economy experts

The Northern Netherlands is a prime location for the development of biopolymers, green chemistry and circular…

Pierre Gielen


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Carbon2Polymers installation Covestro
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Covestro turns steel gases into sustainable plastics

German plastics company Covestro has started up a mini-plant at its Dormagen site to research the…

Editorial office / Dormagen

Baby
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BioSAPS develops biobased and biodegradable superabsorbing polymers

In the last decades, rapid progress was made in the field of superabsorbent polymers/hydrogels (SAP) because…

Editorial office / Antwerp

EDR-Kunststoftechniek-1
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Students in the north get acquainted with circular plastics

NHL Stenden in Emmen and the Hochschule OsnabrĂźck in Lingen have jointly launched a project in…

Editorial office / Lingen

New opportunities for PHA
00:53

Northern companies launching into the PHA market

The market for PHAs is booming and that offers opportunities for companies in the northern regions…

Editorial office

Working together on a green future for the Northern Netherlands 1
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Working together on a green future for the Northern Netherlands

Greening and local production are indispensable for a sustainable recovery after corona. Businesses in the Northern…

Editorial office / Groningen

Yellow liquid in pipet test tubes
01:15

Toyochem launches new biodegradable polyurethane adhesive

Toyochem Co., Ltd., a member of the Toyo Ink Group of Japan, has developed a new…

Editorial office / Japan