Pilots4U Final Event

Final Event marks a next phase for Pilots4u

With more than 450 registered open access pilot research facilities and more than 100 participating organizations…

Pierre Gielen

Smart golf ball sensors

Smart golf balls measure the reactor process from the inside out

Chemical processes that work flawlessly in the lab can suddenly behave very differently when transposed to…

Pierre Gielen

EU meeting on circular bioeconomy

‘Calimero effect biobased industry misplaced’

The circular bioeconomy in Europe is bigger than we think, says Alain Dufait, managing director of…

Pierre Gielen

New Sustainability research group in AMIBM 2

New Sustainability research group in AMIBM

The Aachen Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM) has gained a research group: Sustainability of Biobased…

Pierre Gielen

100% biobased textile not a matter of course

100% biobased textile not a matter of course

Wool, linen, cotton: the textile industry has traditionally used natural materials. And yet precisely this industry…

Pierre Gielen

Train passing by

‘Our research has impact’

For most petroleum-based materials, it is possible to invent biobased alternatives with similar or even better…

Pierre Gielen


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Chemistry lab

Chemists create new route to PHA’s

Eugene Chen, professor in the Department of Chemistry at Colorado State University, has led a new…

Editorial office / Fort Collins

Chemical plant

Avantium awarded €6 million EU grant

Avantium N.V. announces that it has been awarded €6 million as part of a SPIRE grant…

Editorial office / Delfzijl

Injection moulding machine

Research into industrial processing of PHA

The Chemical Cluster Emmen within Chemport Europe and German research partners are investigating how the biodegradable…

Editorial office / Emmen

Surfer on a rolling wave

Catalisti seeking industrial partners for ‘Surf Safari’

The Flemish spearhead cluster for chemistry and plastics Catalisti is looking for industrial partners for the…

Editorial office / Brussels

Sea turtle eating plastic bag

‘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

Miscanthus at sunset

Sugar cane cultivation in a temperate climate

Researchers from the University of Illinois in the US and the University of Aarhus in Denmark…

Editorial office / United States


EU Research and Innovation in our daily life

European Parliament, Leopold Quarter