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10 Juni 2015

TOP Top-Referenten zu Holz-Polymer- und Naturfaserverbundwerkstoffe bei der sechsten „WPC Conference“ in Köln

Das nova-Institut gibt eine erste Aufstellung bestätigter Sprecher bekannt727 views

TOP nova paper #6 published: “Options for Designing the Political Framework of the European Bio-based Economy”

New policy paper discusses push and pull instruments that could promote the European bio-based economy, sustainably creating employment, value-added and innovation1034 views

TOP nova paper #6 veröffentlicht: “Optionen für die Gestaltung der politischen Rahmenbedingungen der europäischen Bioökonomie”

“Options for Designing the Political Framework of the European Bio-based Economy”629 views

TOP Fast growth of bio-based polymers: Production capacity will triple from 5.1 million tonnes in 2013 to 17 million tonnes in 2020, representing a 2% share of polymer production in 2013 and 4% in 2020

The bio-based polymer turnover was about €10 billion worldwide in 20132701 views

TOP Starkes Wachstum für bio-basierte Polymere: Die prognostizierte Produktionskapazität verdreifacht sich von 5,1 Mio. t im Jahr 2013 auf 17 Mio. t in 2020 und dehnt damit ihren Anteil an der weltweiten Polymerproduktion von 2% in 2013 auf 4% in 2020 aus

Bio-basierte Polymere erzielten im Jahr 2013 weltweit einen Umsatz von rund 10 Milliarden Euro. Europa verliert deutlich Anteile an der Gesamtproduktion an Asien723 views

8 Juni 2015

Get involved to European bioeconomy and Industrial Biotechnology with BIO-TIC and BIO-QED in Brussels

The nova-Institut together with all partners from the European projects BIO-TIC and BIO-QED to invite participants to Brussels, 23-24 June590 views

11 Mai 2015

TOP RED reform: European Parliament agrees to cap the use of traditional biofuels

What are the impacts on the bio-based material sector?887 views

22 April 2015

TOP nova-Institute and Patentopolis announce partnership

Dissemination, TEE and IP management in European projects for the bio-based economy663 views

TOP nova-Institut und Patentopolis geben Partnerschaft bekannt

Zusammenarbeit in Dissemination, TEE und IP in europäischen Projekten zur bio-basierten Ökonomie595 views

21 April 2015

TOP Carbon Footprint and Sustainability of Different Natural Fibres for Biocomposites and Insulation Material

nova-Institute publishes first results of the sustainability assessment within the project MultiHemp, full report online1228 views

14 April 2015

TOP Innovation Award “Bio-based Material of the Year 2015″ goes to Bayer MaterialScience AG for the firstbio-based polyurethane crosslinker for high performance automotive coatings

The competition focuses on innovative materials and products, which have had (or will have) a market launch in 2014 or 20151206 views

TOP Der Innovationspreis „Bio-based Material of the Year 2015“ geht an Bayer MaterialScience AG für den ersten bio-basierten Polyurethan-Vernetzer für Hochleistungslacke im Automobilbereich

Ausgezeichnet werden neue bio-basierte Werkstoffe und ihre Anwendungen932 views

19 März 2015

TOP Quo vadis, cascading use of biomass?

Policy paper on background information on the cascading principle provided by nova-Institute1147 views

17 März 2015

TOP Final programme of the 8th International Conference on Bio-based Materials available

8th International Conference on Bio-based Materials, 13 - 15 April 2015, Maternushaus, Cologne, Germany744 views

16 März 2015

TOP Innovationspreis “Bio-based Material of the Year 2015“

Top-6-Kandidaten nominiert891 views

TOP Innovation Award “Bio-based Material of the Year 2015″

“Top 6” candidates nominated!1639 views

10 März 2015

TOP Meet the leading companies of the bio-based industry!

Bio-based building blocks, polymers and composites - Bio-based 3D printing - Bioplastics and environment


3 März 2015

TOP Sixth WPC Conference, Cologne

Wood and Natural Fibre Composites775 views

TOP Sechste WPC-Konferenz, Köln

Sixth WPC Conference, Cologne – Wood and Natural Fibre Composites868 views

5 Februar 2015

TOP Poster Industrial Material Use of Biomass in Europe 2015 / Pathways to Bio-based Polymers

Update now available for free at all nova conferences or on request1080 views

TOP Poster Industrial Material Use of Biomass in Europe 2015 / Pathways to Bio-based Polymers

Freier Download der Aktualisierung unseres populären Posters699 views

21 Januar 2015

TOP Market Study and Trend Reports on Bio-based Building Blocks and Polymers in the World – Capacities, Production and Applications: Status Quo and Trends Towards 2020

Florence Aeschelmann, Michael Carus (nova-Institute) and ten renowned international experts1176 views

20 Januar 2015

TOP Auf der Suche nach dem „Bio-based Material of the Year 2015“

Teilnehmer des Biowerkstoff-Kongresses, 13. – 15. April 2015 in Köln, wählen den Sieger des renommierten Innovationspreises775 views

TOP Looking for the “Bio-based Material of the Year 2015”

Participants of the International Conference on Bio-based Materials will choose the winner of the prestigious Innovation Award812 views

15 Januar 2015

TOP Start-up Day at the 8th International Conference on Bio-based Materials

13 - 15 April 2015, Maternushaus, Cologne, Germany870 views

TOP Start-up-Tag beim 8. Biowerkstoff-Kongress

13. – 15. April, Maternushaus in Köln706 views

12 Januar 2015

TOP Leading experts on the potential of Carbon Capture and Utilization

Proceedings of the 3rd Conference on CO2 as Feedstock for Chemistry and Polymers now available656 views

TOP Führende Experten über das Potenzial von Carbon Capture and Utilization

Präsentationen der dritten Conference on CO2 as Feedstock for Chemistry and Polymers jetzt verfügbar558 views

9 Januar 2015

Interest to join the Horizon2020 call ISIB-06-2015: Converting CO2 into chemicals

The nova-Institute is looking forward to develop a joint proposal conference on innovative techniques using CO2 733 views

17 Dezember 2014

TOP Strategic support for CCU-Research in Germany

Presentation available for free992 views

TOP Gezielte Förderung der CCU-Forschung in Deutschland

Präsentation frei verfügbar960 views

9 Dezember 2014

TOP First pilot and demonstration plants for CO2-based fuels and polymers in use

Commercial production closer than expected1962 views

TOP Erste Pilot- und Demonstrationsanlagen für CO2-basierte Kraftstoffe und Polymere in Betrieb

Industrielle Produktion näher als erwartet1590 views

TOP Bio-based Building blocks and Polymers of the World: complete update of nova-Institute’s market study

Production capacity will triple from 5.2 million tonnes in 2013 to nearly 16.9 million tonnes in 20201230 views

3 November 2014

TOP New Methodology for Techno-Economic Evaluations of Innovative Industrial Processes by nova-Institute (nTEE)

nova-paper #5 on bio-based economy2299 views

2 Oktober 2014

TOP Options for Designing a New Political Framework of the European Bio-based Economy

nova-Institute’s contribution to the current debate6092 views

1 Oktober 2014

TOP Dynamic drive in CO2 utilization

New challenges for sustainable chemistry in CO2 economy2189 views

TOP Erstaunliche Dynamik in der CO2 -Nutzung

CO2 –Recycling als Herausforderung für eine nachhaltige Chemie2014 views

29 September 2014

TOP Einladung zum Workshop: Globales Biomasseangebot und -Nachfrage

24. November 2014, 10:00 - 16:00 Uhr, In den Ministergärten 4, 10117 Berlin1793 views

16 September 2014

TOP Increasing resource efficiency by cascading use of biomass

News article on potentials of cascading use of several bio-based raw materials2270 views

2 September 2014

TOP Employment effects of the European bioplastics industry

First survey on job creation along the value chain


TOP Bio-based economy: market pull measures for bio-based products

Preliminary list – basis for discussion2303 views

29 August 2014

TOP nova-Institute opens the doors to its archives on bioeconomy

nova-Institute makes its most important studies, reports and services around the “bio-based economy” available2216 views

TOP nova-Institut öffnet seine Archive zur Bioökonomie

Das nova-Institut macht seine wichtigsten Studien, Berichte und Dienstleistungen zur Bioökonomie in neuem Gewand verfügbar1714 views

31 Juli 2014

TOP Vom Gärprodukt zum Holzwerkstoff

– eine innovative Verwendung von Gärprodukten2215 views

22 Juli 2014

TOP Mikroplastik in der Umwelt: Kongress zeigt Lösungen auf!

Die Vorträge der Veranstaltung sind ab sofort zum Download verfügbar2551 views

2 Juli 2014

TOP Investment climate in bio-based industries in the Netherlands

The nova-Institute conducted a new study on the investment climate in bio-based industries in the Netherlands2091 views

30 Mai 2014

TOP Konferenz “Mikroplastik in der Umwelt” – Quellen, Folgen und Lösungen.

1. Juli 2014, Maternushaus, Köln1402 views

28 Mai 2014

TOP Worldwide growth in industrial hemp – fibres, shivs, seed & oil and pharmaceuticals

World's largest conference on industrial hemp in Wesseling, Germany, 21-22 May: More than 200 participants from 39 countries at the 11th International Conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)10139 views

TOP Weltweites Wachstum der Hanfindustrie – Fasern, Schäben, Samen & Öl und Pharmazeutika

Weltgrößte Konferenz zu Nutzhanf in Wesseling bei Köln, 21. bis 22. Mai 2014. Über 200 Teilnehmer aus 39 Ländern bei der „11th International Conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)“2590 views