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5 Mai 2017

Den Plastikflaschen den Kampf ansagen

Eine mit Wasser gefüllte Algen-Membran, die im Mund zerplatzt, könnte den Plastikflaschen bald Konkurrenz machen

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

Making oil from algae – towards more efficient biofuels

Chlamydomonas sp. JSC4, a new species of green alga harvested from brackish water combines a high growth rate with high levels of lipids

SYNLawn Introduces New Biobased Synthetic Turf

SYNLawn strives to be the most environmentally responsible and ethically engaged manufacturer of synthetic surfacing in the industry

natureplus im Wandel

Am 8. Mai 2017 findet in Berlin eine Mitgliederversammlung von natureplus statt, die eine neue Ära des internationalen Vereins einleiten wird

American Process Inc. Announces Joint Development Agreement for Nanocellulose Reinforced Plastics

Materials scientists at American Process Inc, Will & Co. B.V., and P.R.G. B.V. to develop and market ready-to-use thermoplastic compounds reinforced with nanocellulose

Global bioplastics for packaging market forecast to grow by 17% CAGR to 2022

The global bioplastics for packaging industry is forecast to grow from 2017–2022 at an annual average rate of 17% to a market value of almost $7.2 billion according to exclusive new research from Smithers Pira

Alkohol für die Energiewende

Der Prototyp der Fraunhofer Umsicht soll aus CO2 und Wasser Alkohole wie Ethanol herstellen – wichtige Basischemikalien für die Industrie

3 Mai 2017

Opportunities to Transition Ethanol Facilities to Biochemical Refineries

As technology advances, market demands shift, and the industry shifts with it

Ethanol’s Opportunity in the Chemical Market

Greenyug the startup, and Braskem the global player, show the range of approaches and viable pathways for ethanol to fuel processes other than engine combustion

UCF Professor Invents Way to Trigger Artificial Photosynthesis to Clean Air, Produce Energy

Cost-saving, longer-lasting biodegradable adhesive patented by Kansas State University

Resin would be ideal for re-adherable painters' tape, labels, packing tapes, stationery notes and other adhesive uses

Nachhaltig kleben: Neues BMBF-gefördertes Projekt nutzt Bakterien und Reststoffe um Hochleistungsklebstoffe herzustellen

Um das vielgefragte Alltagsprodukt Klebstoff nachhaltig herzustellen, verfolgen die Partner aus dem Projekt "PHB-Klebstoffe" nun einen neuen Ansatz

Enzymicals AG ist neues 4chiral-Mitglied

Enzymicals erweitert die Möglichkeiten des Netzwerkes durch seine Expertise in der Anwendung enzymatischer Prozesse

Bolloré collaborates with Braskem as its supplier for green PE

The first ultrathin packaging shrink film on a basis of green polyethylene called B-Nat®

2 Mai 2017

Lux Ranks Three Potential Bioplastics for Building LEGO’s 2030 Sustainable Brick

After interviewing LEGO Director in Materials Department Søren Kristiansen, Lux highlights the materials that LEGO is likely considering for its bricks

Biobutanol biorefineries

Comprehensive overview, update

FKuR erweitert Biograde® Portfolio um zwei Spritzguss-Typen

Die für Biograde® eingesetzte Cellulose stammt von Hölzern aus nachhaltiger Forstwirtschaft

FKuR adds two injection molding grades to its Biograde® portfolio of bioplastics

The cellulose used for Biograde® originates from sustainable forestry wood, tropical wood is not used

Forscher entwickeln Elektrolyte für Redox-Flow-Batterien aus Lignin aus der Zellstoffherstellung

Projektpartner halten Kosten von acht Cent pro kWh gespeichertem Strom für möglich

The Doughnut Trick: renewable fuel from May Day doughnut waste fat

Fazer Bakery and Neste came up with the Doughnut Trick campaign as a way of reminding people in Finland about the potential of the circular economy

Development of material – and construction-optimized transmission power and communication masts of laminated veneer lumber

The need for overhead line masts rising with the expanding decentralized supply of renewable electricity volumes

Entwicklung von material- und konstruktionsoptimierten Freileitungsstrom- und Kommunikationsmasten aus Furnierschichtholz

Der Bedarf an Freileitungsmasten steigt mit der immer größer werdenden dezentralen Einspeisung erneuerbarer Strommengen stetig

28 April 2017

Video: BASF, Avantium discuss the potential of FDCA

The reference plant is expected to have a capacity to produce up to 50 ktpa of FDCA

Global Advanced Biofuel Market 2017-2021

Overview of the global advanced biofuel market

Federal Award and regional rates of “Renewable raw materials” youth researches 2017

The Federal Prize "renewable raw materials" will be awarded on May 27, 2017 in Erlangen

Bundespreis und Regionalpreise „Nachwachsende Rohstoffe“ bei Jugend forscht 2017

Der Bundespreis „Nachwachsende Rohstoffe“ wird am 27. Mai 2017 in Erlangen verliehen

At the Hannover Fair’s bioeconomy

Automotive, building materials, organic materials, digitization, adhesives and composite materials–three to four innovative research projects will be presented to each of these topics

Bioökonomie auf der Hannovermesse

Automotiv, Baustoffe, Biowerkstoffe, Digitalisierung, Klebstoffe und Verbundwerkstoffe – zu jedem dieser Themenfelder werden drei bis vier innovative Forschungsprojekte vorgestellt

27 April 2017

Seven potential products using CO2 as a feedstock

Alberta leading the charge

Klangstark ohne Tropenholz — Neu entwickeltes Verfahren revolutioniert Instrumentenbau

Klangergebnis der Thermoholz-Gitarren hält dem Vergleich mit den aus Tropenholz gefertigten Gitarren Stand

Bioökonomie und nachwachsende Rohstoffe – Informationsmaterialien für berufsbildende Schulen

Zeitbild-Verlag gibt mit Unterstützung von BMEL neue Materialien heraus

Market study on bio-based cleaning and office supplies

Demand-oriented and innovative future markets for biobased products are identified

Marktstudie zu biobasierten Reinigungs- und Büroartikeln

Bedarfsgerechte und innovative Zukunftsmärkte für biobasierte Produkte sollen identifiziert werden

Gülzower technical discussions band 54: bio lubricants meeting 2016

The presentations are summarized in an electronic conference proceedings as number 54 of the series "Gülzower technical discussions"

Gülzower Fachgespräche Band 54: Bioschmierstoff-Tagung 2016

Die Vorträge, der 3. Bioschmierstoff-Tagung, wurden in einem elektronischen Tagungsband als Nummer 54 der Reihe „Gülzower Fachgespräche“ zusammengefasst

What’s Super Strong, Fast Growing, and Potentially Part of Your Next Car? Bamboo!

Bamboo performs comprehensively better than other tested synthetic and natural fibers in a range of materials tests

26 April 2017

10 reasons to join the “10th International Conference on Bio-based Materials”

Cologne, 10 – 11 May 2017

Butamax prepares for bio-isobutanol commercialization

Butamax will now start the detailed engineering work to add bio-isobutanol capacity to the facility, while continuing to produce ethanol before and after adding this capacity

Chemistry, not biology: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to C5 and C6 sugars

presentation by David Dodds

Farnesene ingredients to be produced in China

Amyris's agreement with Phyto Tech Corp

Clothing industry turns to biotech

The global textile industry reportedly accounts for 17-20% of global industrial water pollution

Growing numbers: Renewable raw materials 2016

Rape, cereals and sugar beet for the manufacture of biofuels were together about 960,000 hectares

Anbauzahlen: Nachwachsende Rohstoffe 2016

Raps, Getreide und Zuckerrüben zur Herstellung von Biokraftstoffen belegten zusammen etwa 960.000 Hektar

25 April 2017

Bio-Shoes: 5 Questions With Reebok Future Head Bill McInnis

Grown from corn, the sustainable plant-based shoes can be composted after use

The first stone is laid: new Bio-on plant to produce bioplastic microbeads for cosmetics

Minerv Bio Cosmetics is 100% biodegradable

Biogranulate für Industriefolien und eine neue Produktklasse

Im Rahmen des BMBF-Projekts „EnzymaCell“ hat TECNARO gemeinsam mit Verbundpartnern thermoplastische Biofolien entwickelt

Residues from Novo Nordisk and Novozymes to be converted into biogas

The four companies have just signed an agreement which, from spring 2018, will carry yet another significant contribution to the Danish production of green energy from biogas

Commercializing biobased chemicals: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Reverdia

Reverdia is dedicated to be the global leader in the market for sustainable succinic acid

Bioeconomy: insect meal as a sustainable aquaculture feed

In order to effectively relieve aquatic ecosystems, fish farming needs to be processed much more sustainable