Articles

04:41

“The real challenge is not technology”

“Hollow straws”, is how Leon Joore of the Natural Fiber Application Center (NAC) described natural fibers…

Pierre Gielen

Natural Fibertastic 2019
06:21

Growing interest in natural fibers

Natural fibers are getting more and more attention. For example as an insulation material, as a…

Pierre Gielen

Step into the world of elephant grass, with vibers
04:13

Step into the world of elephant grass, with vibers

"Change the script. Join the vibe." The invitation could not be more clear. Use vibers ™…

Harm Ikink

Zoomland viaduct: bio-based showcase across the motorway
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Zoomland viaduct: bio-based showcase across the motorway

Field voles, pine martens and foxes already know where the Zoomland viaduct is. The Brabant Landscape…

Editorial office

Fryslân gets a 66 metre-long moveable bicycle bridge made from biocomposite
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Fryslân gets a 66 metre-long moveable bicycle bridge made from biocomposite

The existing moveable traffic bridge over the Van Harinxma Canal at Ritsumasyl, consisting of a steel…

Editorial office

Market for specific applications
04:21

Market for specific applications

The Netherlands has more than 35,000 kilometres of cycle paths, with enormous stretches of asphalt crisscrossing…

Lucien Joppen


News

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Cosun beet paper packaging
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Cosun introduces beet paper packaging

Cosun Beet Company and paper manufacturer Crown Van Gelder have developed sustainable paper made using beet…

Editorial office / Dinteloord

Cellulose Fibre
02:32

Nominees for Cellulose Fibre Innovation of the Year presented

For the first time ever, the innovation award “Cellulose Fibre Innovation of the Year” will be…

Editorial office / Hürth

Natural Fibertastic 2019 (#NFT2019)
00:59

Fourth edition of Natural Fibertastic in Bergen op Zoom

From Biobased Safari to a very first introduction to biobased options for the construction and infrastructure…

Editorial office / Bergen op Zoom

ADRIA Motorhome
00:49

Motorhome parts from recycled polypropylene and newspapers

The CEPLAFIB consortium in Slovenia has succeeded in making first demonstration products from recycled polypropylene and…

Editorial office / Novo mesto

Lenzing future plant site in Thailand
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Lenzing to invest € 1 billion in fiber plant Thailand

The Austrian Lenzing Group plans to invest more than € 1 billion in sustainable 'lyocell' fiber…

Editorial office / Thailand

Contaminated soil
01:06

Research into growing fiber crops on contaminated soil

A Belgian-French consortium will start new research into the cultivation of fiber crops on heavily contaminated…

Editorial office / Ghent


Events

Natural Fibertastic 2020

Het Groot Arsenaal, Bergen op Zoom