Trends and practical research in marine and aquatic biomass

Marine and aquatic biomass can be a promising source of sustainable bio-based materials. To actually process…

Pierre Gielen

Bioreactor The Lighthouse

Algae and weeds: crops of the future

A microbial kitchen garden in every home? Want to start the day with a fresh shake…

Pierre Gielen

Coatings and cosmetics from French sunflowers

Coatings and cosmetics from French sunflowers

The oleochemical company Oleon from Ertvelde has built a new plant to produce biobased building blocks…

Pierre Gielen


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Micoalgae biorefinery

SCALE consortium builds world’s largest biorefinery for microalgae

In Baillargues, southern France, the world's largest biorefinery for microalgae will be built. This is announced…

Editorial office / Baillargues

Cosmetics bottles by L'Oréal

First plastic cosmetic bottle made from CO2 emissions

LanzaTech, Total and L’Oréal have premiered the world’s first sustainable packaging made from captured and recycled…

Editorial office / Paris

Research in the lab

Evonik and Beiersdorf turn CO2 and sunlight into care products

Beiersdorf and Evonik have reached an agreement on a research partnership, aiming to develop sustainable raw…

Editorial office / Essen

Woman with sun lotion on back

Sun protection creams based on bioplastics

Italy-based company Bio-on and Unilever have introduced a new range of sun protection creams made from…

Editorial office / Italy

Oleon opens new factory in Ertvelde

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

17th Conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA) 1

Nine candidates for Hemp Product of the Year 2018

Nine products from seven companies have been nominated for the Innovation Award Hemp Product of the…

Editorial office / Cologne