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Dirk Carrez

Growing interest in bio-based market applications … let’s continue the support

27 / 09 / 2019

It has often been argued that a lack of demand-side policies such as no dedicated framework…


Workshop about The Growing Pavilion

“Straightforward communication about complex products and processes”

If there is anything we need to get the market acceptance of biobased products off the…

Pierre Gielen

Lady bug on corn

BIC launches joint Vision for a European circular bio-society

‘In the circular bio-society, informed citizens choose more sustainable means to live and acknowledge and benefit…

Pierre Gielen

EU meeting on circular bioeconomy

‘Calimero effect biobased industry misplaced’

The circular bioeconomy in Europe is bigger than we think, says Alain Dufait, managing director of…

Pierre Gielen

BAC Breda

Confusion about biodegradability of bioplastics

What is biologically degradable, or biodegradable plastic? Is that the same as compostable? And does this…

Pierre Gielen


Model walks with bags through landscape of trash

BioFashionTech seeks partners to close the loop

Start-up BioFashionTech from the Northern Netherlands has developed a novel, scalable biotechnology process to upcycle pre-…

Editorial office / Groningen

Bugaboo stroller

Bugaboo introduces first bio-based stroller portfolio

Bugaboo has introduced a new stroller portfolio made from bio-based materials. To make this possible, Bugaboo…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Consumer in the supermarket

‘Uniform label for sustainable products needed’

A unambiguous hallmark is needed for sustainable Dutch products, says the Consumer & Market Authority (ACM)…

Editorial office / The Hague

Climate disaster

‘Climate is mainly a government matter’

Forest fires, floods, hurricanes: 2021 was a year of climate disasters all around the globe. Some…

Editorial office / Paris

Two new surveys on biobased subjects

Two new surveys on biobased subjects

Two surveys are being conducted currently about biobased subjects. The German Fraunhofer Institute is researching how…

Editorial office / Brussels

Jörn Behage

Emotional binding determines acceptance of biomaterials

Only when consumers experience an emotional bond will they accept biomaterials. It is necessary that they…

Editorial office / Geleen