Jules Harings

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


Bales of plastic waste

New pilot plant for chemical recycling of plastics at Brightlands Chemelot Campus

Recycling Technologies has signed an agreement with Brightlands Chemelot Campus for the installation of the company's…

Editorial office / Geleen

Plastic packaging

New research program to develop circular plastics packaging

A new Brightlands Materials Center research program aims to accelerate the development of new circular packaging…

Editorial office / Geleen

Professor Marc Hillmyer

DSM honors Professor Marc Hillmyer with 2020 Bright Science Award in materials sciences

Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, has awarded Professor Marc…

Editorial office / Geleen

'Close the oil tap for new plastics'

‘Close the oil tap for new plastics’

Ioniqa commissioned the first 10 kiloton plant for the endless upcycling of PET at the Chemelot…

Editorial office / Geleen

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