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Rusthoeve
06:59

“Everybody wants biobased feedstocks”

Bio-based raw materials already exist and they are emerging. Especially in construction, it is no longer…

Pierre Gielen

Groene chemie
03:30

SPRONG consortium on Sustainability of the chemical industry takes off

On 1 December, Hanze University Groningen, NHL Stenden, Zuyd University of Applied Sciences and the University…

Pierre Gielen

Emmo Meijer
02:15

Five years of Source B, too brief for an anniversary

“Five years is really far too brief for an anniversary. Especially for a transition that takes…

Emmo Meijer

Jules Harings
05:27

3D printing with PLA can become more precise and stronger

3D printing sounds like the perfect technology to produce complex objects as tailored single units; from…

Pierre Gielen

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

100% biobased textile not a matter of course
04:09

100% biobased textile not a matter of course

Wool, linen, cotton: the textile industry has traditionally used natural materials. And yet precisely this industry…

Pierre Gielen



News

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Bio-based chemistry
02:02

Director wanted for new Dutch TKI Sustainable Chemistry & Circular Economy

The Top Consortia for Knowledge & Innovation for chemistry (TKI Chemistry) and biobased economy (TKI BBE)…

Editorial office / The Hague

Pitch
01:02

Giving the European bio-economy a boost at the Pitch Perfect event

Effective cross-border cooperation in the biobased economy is only possible if partners are knowledgeable and enthusiastic…

Editorial office / Brussels

Test tube with purple liquid
01:17

One week left to apply for essenscia Innovation Award 2022

With record investments of €5.6 billion euros in R&D in 2020, no less than 422 patents…

Editorial office / Brussels

Plasma
01:01

Plasma reactor at the farm makes fertiliser from air

University of Antwerp (UAntwerp) is going to perform research into the use of plasma reactors in…

Editorial office / Antwerp

Green glass labware
02:09

Record growth in turnover and jobs, yet alarm bells are ringing

In the chemicals, plastics and life sciences sector in Belgium, 1,896 new jobs were created last…

Editorial office / Brussels

Chemical industry
00:30

Growing interest of chemical industry in bio-based feedstocks

With the increasing attention for green chemistry, chemical sectors will sooner or later have to deal…

Editorial office / Bergen op Zoom