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20 Juli 2017

Biocomposites – Providing Benefits to Industry, Consumers and Environment

The Biocomposites Conference Cologne (BCC) will take place on 6 and 7 December 2017 in Cologne, Germany

How UPM Biochemicals are maximising the opportunity found in our forests

Company is successfully developing biorefinery processes to produce chemical building blocks made from wood

Composites Europe

Die Composites Europe ist eine internationale Fachmesse mit Schwerpunkt auf dem Bereich Verbundwerkstoffe

17 Juli 2017

IfBB: Kunststoffe aus Kaffeesatz und Stroh

Das IfBB entwickelt hochwertige Bioverbundwerkstoffe aus biogenen Reststoffen

4 Juli 2017

Bioplastics: the project Bread4PLA selected as one of the two best LIFE in the category of Environment of the 25 years of the programme

Recovery of wastes from bakery to result in new packages to be used in the same sector

27 Juni 2017

Shell Homage – BioComposites mit Schalen von Eiern, Nüssen und Kakaobohnen

Ägyptische Designerin produziert Möbel und Alltagsgegenstände aus selbst entwickelten biobasierten Verbundwerkstoffen

20 Juni 2017

Students reveal the world’s first bio-based car made from flax

Lina, a four-seat electric vehicle, will be tested on public roads after an inspection by the RDW Netherlands Vehicle Authority

New eco-friendly packages from wastes of the poultry industry

European project KARMA 2020 aims at developing innovative processes to extract the keratin from poultry litter

12 Juni 2017

Metsä Group softwood pulp to be used in LG’s loudspeakers

Aqvacomp’s new production facility will be starting up at the Rauma pulp mill in autumn

LIFE Best 25 Years Award für Bread4PLA

100% biologisch abbaubaren Kunststofffolie unter Verwendung von Abfallprodukten aus der Backwarenindustrie

8 Juni 2017

Verarbeitungsdaten zu Biokunststoffen auf breite Plattform gestellt

Alle Ergebnisse in spezieller Datenbank erfasst - Zusammenfassung im "Leitfaden zur Verarbeitung von Biokunststoffen“ veröffentlicht

6 Juni 2017

New biocomposite made from 90 percent renewable feedstock delivers on strength and durability

Green Dot's new line of biocomposites combining natural fibres and Braskem’s I’m Green Polyethylene

1 Juni 2017

Students present the world’s first bio-composite car during Dutch Technology Week

TU/ecomotive, an Eindhoven University of Technology team focused on developing innovative, electric city cars, has unveiled its latest concept

23 Mai 2017

10 reasons to join the “14th International Conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)”

Cologne (Germany), 7 – 8 June 2017

9 Mai 2017

Kreislaufwirtschaft mit Biokunststoffen

Entwicklung von spritzgießfähigen Naturfaser-PLA-Compounds

4 Mai 2017

Record cultivation of industrial hemp in Europe in 2016

Especially hemp food and pharmaceuticals face strong demand – Worldwide largest conference on industrial hemp in Cologne (Germany) in June 2017

11 April 2017

Biodegradable Planters Built From 3D-Printed Wood

The sleek pots from Minimum Design are made using recycled wood

29 März 2017

Biocomposite Materials Market 2017 Global Analysis, Opportunities and Forecast To 2022

Biocomposite Materials -Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities and Analysis of Top Key Player Forecast To 2022

27 März 2017

Composites going green: Biocomposites, bio-based Polymers and Natural Fibers at COMPOSITES EUROPE 2017

At COMPOSITES EUROPE 2017 in Stuttgart, 19 – 21 September, Germany, renewable raw materials for the composite production will be presented

22 März 2017

How to keep track of the bio-based industry?

Growing need for information on new developments and players

Wie Sie in Sachen bio-basierter Industrie auf dem Laufenden bleiben

Die Nachfrage nach Informationen zu neuen Entwicklungen und Akteuren wächst

Global Wood Plastic Composite (WPC) Market Analysis & Trends – Industry Forecast to 2025

Industry report analyzes the market estimates and forecasts for several segments as well as regional levels

21 März 2017

Biokunststoffe: Hochmoderne Technikhalle in Ahlem eingeweiht

Hochschule Hannover und Fraunhofer WKI wollen Forschung im Bereich Biokunststoffe und Bioverbundwerkstoffe weiter ausbauen

20 März 2017

Why you should use European HEMP FIBRES for your automotive applications

Secure supply, stable prices, light weight, low environmental footprint and certified sustainability

17 März 2017

Hochschulforschung gestärkt: Hochmoderne Technikhalle für Biokunststoffe am IfBB eingeweiht

In der neuen Technikhalle soll vor allem die Forschung im Bereich Biokunststoffe und Bioverbundwerkstoffe weiter ausgebaut werden

8 März 2017

High-performance Bioplastics in Valencia

More than 170 experts presented their developments and discussed the challenges and trends on biodegradable plastics

6 März 2017

Lebensdauer von Terrassendielen

Göttinger Wissenschaftler untersuchen Alterung von Holz-Kunststoff-Verbundwerkstoffen

24 Februar 2017

BEACON – From Plants to Products – a Biorefining Centre of Excellence in Wales

New initiative integrates expertise and facilities to assist companies in developing new products and processes

New flame-retardant and biodegradable panels for trucks and buses from wastes of the paper industry

EU research collaboration developed fire resistant panels manufactured from biopolymers from by-products

21 Februar 2017

Hemp Production – Alberta’s Newest Cash Crop

Drayton Valley aims to leverage its already established facility to manufacture and process hemp, one of Alberta’s most efficiently grown crop

17 Februar 2017

Biodegradable Bioplastics Continue to Evolve

Root vegetables, shrimp shells, proprietary starch formulations and natural fibers are among the emerging global bioplastics

16 Februar 2017

Kann Bioplastik eine Alternative sein?

IfBB-Experte Simon McGowan im Interview zu einem viel diskutierten Thema

13 Februar 2017

Green PAC, motor of the biobased economy

Initiative of two Dutch Universities of Applied Sciences now offers a dual master course in Polymer Engineering

9 Februar 2017

Yanfeng rings up its first production for CHyM lightweight interior parts

Second production line, with an undisclosed European carmaker, will launch soon

8 Februar 2017

Eco-friendly RWC Keel from Futures Fins rides wave of sustainability

Company planning collaboration with Green Dot Bioplastics to introduce more products utilizing biocomposites and bioplastics

3 Februar 2017

Der Wald als Ressource

Forstwirtschaft gleich nach der Landwirtschaft die wichtigste Landnutzungsform in der Europäischen Union

Strahlend weiß und zu 90 Prozent biobasiert: Biowerkstoff der Forschernachwuchsgruppe umhüllt Kugelschreiber

Mit seiner robusten Hülle ist der Kugelschreiber dem täglichen Einsatz im Alltag gewachsen und sticht zugleich optisch mit seiner strahlenden weißen Farbe heraus

27 Januar 2017

Introducing Lina, the world’s first biocomposite car

Eindhoven students developed 4-seat electric car made from a flax sandwich material with PLA core

23 Januar 2017

Green Dot Bioplastics introduces new biodegradable plastic for horticultural applications

Green Dot Bioplastics has developed a new biodegradable biocomposite for horticultural applications made from reclaimed biobased feedstocks

19 Januar 2017

Stora Enso invests in biocomposite granules in Hylte, Sweden

Production is scheduled to begin during the first quarter of 2018 with annual capacity at about 15,000 tonnes per year

13 Januar 2017

Startup brings wood-plastic composite toy trucks to market

Kickstarter campaign raised $15,000 and Vanguard Plastics Corp. helped move the project to commercial reality

9 Januar 2017

Nachhaltige Zahnpflege: Zahnbürsten-Griff aus IfBB-Biowerkstoff

Borstenköpfe bestehen aus Miswak-Holz und sind austauschbar

9 Dezember 2016

INEOS Compounds announced today that it has entered into a licence agreement with Resysta International GmbH

The Resysta ARF will initially be manufactured at the INEOS Compounds site in Sins, Switzerland, to respond to the growing demand from European customers

INEOS Compounds gab heute den Abschluss eines Lizenzvertrags mit der Resysta International GmbH bekannt

Resysta ARF soll am INEOS Compounds-Standort in der Schweiz hergestellt werden, um wachsender Europäischer Nachfrage zu begegnen

IfBB-Webinar zur Nachhaltigkeitsbewertung von biobasierten Kunststoffen am 14.12.

Fortsetzung der Webinarreihe „Biowerkstoffe im Fokus“, Teil 4

6 Dezember 2016

New ‘Landfillament’ lets you 3D print with trash

Many companies in the 3D printing industry are working hard to create green products

5 Dezember 2016

Canada Invests in Canadian Biomass and Composites Industries

AgriInnovation Program to provide up to $1.9 million for development of quality standards and research about adoption of natural fibres in the composites industry

15 November 2016

Manufacture of Altree wood-plastic composite brings hundreds of jobs to California

First Altree production facility to be built by American Indian tribes

7 November 2016

Landmark alliance launched to support the growth of the UK bioeconomy

The alliance seeks to significantly speed up the commercialisation of new green processes and products from biomass

2 November 2016

The world’s first biocomposite bridge on the TU/e campus

Fourteen meter long ‘biobridge’ made from hemp and flax-fiber base is result of collaboration between a large number of knowledge institutions and companies