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Emmen expands testing facility for sustainable plastics
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Emmen expands testing facility for sustainable plastics

Over the next three years, Senbis in Emmen, the Netherlands, will be investing €5.5 million through…

Pierre Gielen

Recycling plastics
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Northern Netherlands: focus on circular polymers

A world without plastics is inconceivable. Over the past 70 years, synthetic polymers have found their…

Pierre Gielen

Handshake wirh protective gloves on
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Cooperation: the foundation for success

Limburg has always been an outward-looking province, with intensive border traffic. No wonder: no other Dutch…

Pierre Gielen

100% biobased textile not a matter of course
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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

Cross-border cooperation in biobased materials 8
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Cross-border cooperation in biobased materials

Imagine you could get tobacco plants to make elastin-like proteins with the properties of spider silk.…

Pierre Gielen


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BioFashionTech seeks partners to close the loop

Start-up BioFashionTech from the Northern Netherlands has developed a novel, scalable biotechnology process to upcycle pre-…

Editorial office / Groningen

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Fashion colouring with bacteria

Efforts are being made on several fronts to make the textile industry more sustainable, including the…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Vegan Dress
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Vegan Dress made from cocoa beans

Magnum ice cream, iconic fashion designer Iris Van Herpen and model Cindy Bruna showed the very…

Editorial office / Paris

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Avantium forms PEF textile community with five companies

Renewable chemical company Avantium has formed the PEF Textile Community with five renowned textile companies. Together…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

Polestar
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Car brand Polestar partner Global Fashion Summit

Swedish electric car brand Polestar is the largest partner of the 2022 Global Fashion Summit (Copenhagen…

Editorial office / Copenhagen

Biobased dresses BB100
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BB100 brings 100% bio-based textiles within reach

From fashion accessories to carpets to complete dresses: these are the tangible results of the European…

Editorial office / Tilburg