Underground value key issue

Underground value key issue

The ‘state’ of the soil is an absolute prerequisite for a flourishing bio economy. Unfortunately it…

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Natural Fibre Yarn

Natural fibres make cars and buses lightweight and safe

Native bast plants such as flax and hemp can make cars and buses more durable and…

Editorial office / Hürth

Chair made of hemp and bio-resin

Hemp chair by Vepa and Plantics wins innovation award

The Dutch companies Vepa (office furniture) and Plantics (green chemistry) won the new innovation award "Renewable…

Editorial office / Hoogeveen

Hempflax combiner harvester

2020 Top Year for Hempflax

HempFlax, Europe's largest independent hemp grower and processor, has had a banner year. The annual results…

Editorial office / Oude Pekela

Harvesting hemp

HempFlax launches biobased building supplies division

HempFlax, Europe’s largest independent industrial hemp grower and processor, has launched its building supplies division following…

Editorial office / Oude Pekela

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

Ample opportunities and challenges

Ample opportunities and challenges

Slowly but surely, natural fibres are finding their way into widely varying markets such as construction,…

Editorial office / Raamsdonksveer