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Emmen expands testing facility for sustainable plastics
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Emmen expands testing facility for sustainable plastics

Over the next three years, Senbis in Emmen, the Netherlands, will be investing €5.5 million through…

Pierre Gielen

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
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Biorizon forging ahead with bio-aromatics upscaling

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

Pierre Gielen

Cor Kamminga
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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
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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
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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


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Yellow liquid in pipet test tubes
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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

Face shields made of biodegradable biopolymers
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Face shields made of biodegradable biopolymers

3D printing and injection molding with biodegradable biopolymers are innovative techniques that are still under development…

Editorial office / Werlte

PLA 3D printer filament
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UK scientists develop new PLA recycling method

Bioplastics, made from polylactic acid (PLA) are becoming increasingly common in consumer products. Although PLA is…

Editorial office / Birmingham

Professor Marc Hillmyer
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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
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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
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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