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02:58

Can digestate from biogas production replace peat in substrate?

If there is ever a versatile plant growing in the Netherlands, it is certainly the sugar…

Pierre Gielen

Farmer holding sugar beet
07:19

Sugar as the ideal bio-feedstock for the chemical industry

IST Green Chemicals has advanced plans for a plant in Terneuzen in the Province of Zeeland…

Pierre Gielen

Sugar beet
02:21

“Saccharide offers opportunities for chemistry and agriculture”

Saccharides (sugars) are wonderful building blocks for the chemical industry. They are versatile molecules that can…

Pierre Gielen

Ola Wróblewska
02:25

Recipe book for bioplastic from sugar beet

How do you cook a sugar beet to obtain bioplastics? Ola Wróblewska answered this question in…

Pierre Gielen

Sugar beets in a field
05:42

“Our entire process is already largely circular”

From bioplastics to medicines, from chemical building blocks to fuels and food ingredients; sugar beet is…

Pierre Gielen


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Cosun Bright Beet Book
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Bright Beet Book: more than 130 sugar beet applications

From pastries to vegan hamburgers, from sports clothes to cosmetics, from antifreeze agents in vaccines to…

Editorial office / Dinteloord

Sugar beets
01:08

A new value chain for sucrose from sugar beet biomass

The European project CARBAFIN has developed a radically new value chain for the utilization of sucrose…

Editorial office / Ghent

Fist holding sugar beet
01:01

Scotland re-introduces sugar beet to develop the bio-economy

The re-introduction of sugar beet production to Scotland has taken a significant step forward after a…

Editorial office / Glasgow

De-icing aircraft wings
02:17

Cosun and Avantium join forces in biobased glycol production

Cosun Beet Company and Avantium join forces to produce plant-based glycols (plantMEG™ and plantMPG™) from beet…

Editorial office / Dinteloord

Willem Sederel on screen between Chris de Visser (l) and Hans van Klink (r)
01:03

Turning sugar into biofuel and green chemicals

Sugar is an ideal biofeedstock for green chemicals; it contributes to the reduction of CO2 emissions…

Editorial office / Terneuzen

Cosun beet paper packaging
00:50

Cosun introduces beet paper packaging

Cosun Beet Company and paper manufacturer Crown Van Gelder have developed sustainable paper made using beet…

Editorial office / Dinteloord