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Dirk Carrez

Getting the public invested in the bio-based industries by raising awareness

22 / 08 / 2022

With record-breaking heatwaves across Europe this summer, the focus on climate change and the need to…

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Dirk Carrez

‘Biobased Industry in Europe delivers economic growth and employment’

03 / 04 / 2018

The German nova-Institute is conducting on behalf of the Biobased Industries Consortium (BIC) on an annual…

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Lambert van Nistelrooij

Biobased: from niche to norm

15 / 12 / 2016

I was a guest speaker at the EU conference ‘The Role of the Regions in the…


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Rubber
05:30

Rubber from yeast, activated carbon from plums and insoles from mycelium

The 2022 Bio-based Innovation Student Challenge Europe (BISC-E) Finals were a close call. Student teams competed…

Pierre Gielen

Ducks swimming in duckweed
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“Combining science with a business case is a valuable experience”

A leather-like material from wastewater, packing peanuts from bread and cleaning swimming water with duckweed: participants…

Pierre Gielen

Interconnected Europe
03:03

Live event in Brussels brings biobased value chains together

The biobased community in Europe must grow into a lively ecosystem, where parties find each other…

Pierre Gielen

Vidzeme Latvia
07:30

Regions and Green Growth: BIC Platform to connect regions and the bio-based industry launched

The Bio-Based Industries Consortium (BIC) has launched a new digital bioeconomy partnering platform in cooperation with…

Pierre Gielen

Tractor plowing a field
05:59

“Agriculture: a fully-fledged partner in biobased value chains”

The bio-economy starts on the fields. That is where the agricultural biomass originates. Active participation of…

Pierre Gielen

Pilots4U Final Event
04:36

Final Event marks a next phase for Pilots4u

With more than 450 registered open access pilot research facilities and more than 100 participating organizations…

Pierre Gielen


News

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Europe seen from space
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CBE JU grants €120 million funding for first 21 projects

The CBE JU Programme Office has selected 21 proposals to receive a total of nearly €120…

Editorial office / Brussels

Stone piles
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Circular use of soil, stone and gravel can save Europe €6 billion a year

Europe produces 4.2 billion tonnes of aggregates such as soil, stone and gravel every year. These…

Editorial office / De Bilt

MoU-VAE-Netherlands-Green hydrogen
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Abu Dhabi to export green hydrogen to the Netherlands

United Arab Emirates energy company Masdar, Port of Amsterdam, SkyNRG, Evos Amsterdam and Zenith Energy from…

Editorial office / Abu Dhabi

Hydrogen storage tanks
01:37

Netherlands global leader in hydrogen patents

Dutch companies are in the European top three applications for patents for green hydrogen technology. This…

Editorial office / The Hague

Brussels by night
02:12

€215.5 million for advancing circular bio-based industries in Europe

CBE JU has published its Annual Work Programme for 2023, including information about the next call…

Editorial office / Brussels

Emissions
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“Without further investments we will miss the zero emission target”

“Without further investments in the bioeconomy, the net zero emission target will not be met”. Data…

Editorial office / Brussels