Circular is so much easier

“The circular economy requires a complete makeover”

“Uncoupling the use of raw materials from economic growth is impossible. You can’t create a circular…

Pierre Gielen


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

Gert-Jan Gruter (Avantium

Avantium creates teaching materials about renewable chemistry

Avantium uses its scientific expertise to excite the next generation about sustainability and renewable chemistry.

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Renewable Materials Conference 2021

Renewable Materials Conference highlights bio-based, CO2-based and recycled materials

For the first time, nova-Institute jointly presents all renewable material solutions: bio-based, CO2-based and recycled in…

Editorial office / Hürth

Level playing field concept

‘EU needs a Renewable Materials Directive’

The European Commission should develop a EU Renewable Materials Directive, similar to the one existing for…

Editorial office / Cologne