Articles

Bert van de Beld, Marc Schmitz, Johan ter Harmsel, Jan van Havenbergh and Emmo Meijer on the 5th Biorizon event
06:09

‘We need more Biorizons’

“We need more initiatives like Biorizon, if we want to meet our goals of reducing CO2…

Pierre Gielen

Spider in a web
06:50

Cross-border cooperation in biobased materials

Imagine you could get tobacco plants to make elastin-like proteins with the properties of spider silk.…

Pierre Gielen


News

Rotterdam at dusk
01:44

Shell joins Waste-to-Chemicals consortium Rotterdam

Shell joins the W2C consortium that wants to build a factory in Rotterdam that makes valuable…

Editorial office / Rotterdam

Forestry - lignin
02:30

VITO to build pilot plant for production of bio-aromatics from lignin

The indepent Flemish research organization VITO and partners have presented a plan to build a pilot…

Editorial office / Antwerp

Emissions smoking chimneys
01:30

CO emissions as a feedstock for plastics production

Carbon monoxide from process gases (syngas) can also form a useful raw material for chemical building…

Editorial office / Ghent

Sunflowers
00:53

Oleon opens new factory in Ertvelde

The chemical giant Oleon from Ghent opened a new factory for sustainable cosmetics, lubricants and car…

Editorial office / Ghent

Polymers
01:23

Moderate growth in biobased polymers

The production capacities of biobased polymers continue to grow at around 3 to 4% per year,…

Editorial office / Cologne