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Plastic bags
05:03

Circular pathways for bio-based plastics require more cooperation

The demand for plastic packaging, of which a small part is bio-based, has increased strongly in…

Anne-Charlotte Hoes, Greet Overbeek, Marieke Meeusen

Biobased Delta organises discussion about greening
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Biobased Delta organises discussion about greening

The development of the biobased economy should go up a notch. Plastic soup, the essential CO2…

Pierre Gielen

Microplastics in the environment
08:31

Microplastics in the environment

Plastics can create huge environmental problems for animals and humans. By now the plastic soup has…

Lucien Joppen



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Clean ocean
01:39

Lactips raises € 13 mio for ‘edible’ bioplastic

Lactips, the French company specialized in producing an edible and water soluble bioplastic, has raised €…

Editorial office / Saint-Jean-Bonnefonds

Circular pathways for bio-based plastics require more cooperation 2
00:53

Circular management of biobased packaging can be improved

How can the circular management of biobased packaging be improved? That was the subject of a…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Sea turtle eating plastic bag
01:03

‘Degradable’ plastic bags still not gone after 3 years

Biodegradable plastic bags can still be used after three years in nature to carry heavy groceries,…

Editorial office / Plymouth

Plastics/rubber
01:02

Mutant enzyme ‘eats’ plastic bottles

Scientists have accidentally created a mutant enzyme that breaks down plastic drinks bottles. The breakthrough could…

Editorial office / Portsmouth

Broad focus on biopolymers
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Broad focus on biopolymers

‘The Biopolymer Application Centre is intended to bring biopolymers in a general sense to the attention…

Editorial office / Nijmegen

Danone and Nestlé develop 100% bio-based bottles
02:11

Danone and Nestlé develop 100% bio-based bottles

Nestlé en Danone have joined forces with Origin Materials, an American startup, to form the NaturALL Bottle…

Editorial office / Utrecht