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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
05:02

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'
05:51

‘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’
02:35

‘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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Pilotplant Uni Hohenheim
01:33

Plastics from farmland

Researchers from the University of Hohenheim in Germany have developed a process to convert agricultural residues…

Editorial office / Stuttgart

Cumapol, Morsinkhoff and DSM Niaga create fully circular polyester chain
00:45

Avantium produces 100% plant-based PEF in Delfzijl

Avantium has completed successful application testing of its plant glycols plantMEG™ and plantMPG™ in Delfzijl. This…

Editorial office / Delfzijl

Filling [;astic bottles with orange juice
01:00

VTT makes PEF from citrus peel

“In the near future, you can buy orange juice in bottles made from orange peel,” says…

Editorial office / Espoo

€ 7.5 million subsidy for FDCA factory Avantium in Delfzijl
01:10

€ 7.5 million subsidy for FDCA factory Avantium in Delfzijl

The National Programme Groningen confirms the award of a grant of € 7.5 million to Avantium…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Recycling bottles
01:09

Big companies support plant-based beer and soft drinks bottles

The Dutch renewable polymers company Avantium hopes to make an investment decision towards the end of…

Editorial office / Delfzijl

'PEF/FDCA flagship plant Avantium operational in 2023'
02:38

Avantium builds FDCA flagship plant in Delfzijl

Avantium's first commercial FDCA plant will be located in Delfzijl. The sustainable chemical company from The…

Editorial office / Delfzijl