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More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile
04:18

More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile

The textile and carpet sector wants to become more sustainable in the coming years through increased…

Lucien Joppen

Joint forces needed
04:40

Joint forces needed

'The PEFerence-project is of great importance to us. We are in the process of opening up…

Lucien Joppen

AMIBM: new biopolymers in the pipeline
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AMIBM: new biopolymers in the pipeline

It is anything but easy to get new polymers on the market. Technology, market and sustainability…

‘Markets get a leading role’
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‘Markets get a leading role’

‘The Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) participates with a clear vision in a comprehensive programme with the…

Lucien Joppen

‘Corbion takes steps in the process for FDCA’
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‘Corbion takes steps in the process for FDCA’

Corbion possibly has an advantage compared with other processes when it comes to the FDCA production…

Patrick Schiffers, CEO Synvina Reality check for bioplastics
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Patrick Schiffers, CEO Synvina Reality check for bioplastics

'Brand owners tend to set deadlines which are hardly feasible. As for bioplastics, some companies have…

Lucien Joppen


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‘PEF/FDCA flagship plant Avantium operational in 2023’
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‘PEF/FDCA flagship plant Avantium operational in 2023’

Avantium has the intention to start-up a cash-flow positive flagship plant in 2023 for the annual…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Avantium takes full ownership of Synvina
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Avantium takes full ownership of Synvina

Avantium has retaken full ownership of its YXY plants-to-plastics technology through the purchase of BASF’s shares…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

BASF notifies Avantium of its exit from Synvina
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BASF notifies Avantium of its exit from Synvina

BASF has notified Avantium of its exit from their Synvina joint venture, effective 15 January 2019.…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Avantium and BASF in dispute over Synvina
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Avantium and BASF in dispute over Synvina

Avantium and BASF are in a dispute about the future of their Synvina joint venture. The…

Editorial office / Antwerp

Synvina extends PEF pilot phase
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Synvina extends PEF pilot phase

Avantium N.V. announces that Synvina, its joint venture with BASF, plans to extend the pilot phase…

Editorial office / Antwerp

More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile
00:42

More sustainable yarns for carpet and textile

The textile and carpet sector wants to become more sustainable in the coming years through increased…

Editorial office / Netherlands