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17 Januar 2020

Science Year 2020 – bioeconomy

Towards a sustainable economy!

Itaconix receives new patent for detergent compositions

Launch of a new generation of automatic dishwashing detergents in North America and Europe

Europäisches Unternehmen für synthetische Biologie Octarine erhält Mittel zur Entwicklung einer Biosyntheseplattform für Cannabinoid- und Psilocybinderivate

Zu den Investoren zählen Oskare Capital und Bruce Linton, Gründer der Canopy Growth Cooperation

European synthetic biology company Octarine receives funding to develop biosynthetic platform for cannabinoid and psilocybin derivatives

With investors including Oskare Capital and Canopy Growth Cooperation founder Bruce Linton

9 Hot New CO2 Applications

CO2 applications are tried and true in a range of industrial uses and new and green applications help sustain the industry

16 Januar 2020

TOP Identifizierung der vorteilhaftesten Kombinationen aus Rohstoff, Syntheseweg und Zielmolekül – Stakeholder-Registrierung für Verbundprojekt EvaChem offen

Was sind die vorteilhaftesten stoff- und prozessbezogenen Kombinationen aus Rohstoff, Syntheseweg und Zielmolekül? Wann sind Biomasse erster und zweiter Generation oder CO2 am vorteilhaftesten? Und, für welche Synthesewege und Zielmoleküle bleiben fossile Rohstoffe von Vorteil?  

Industry and farmers expect ‘science-based’ solutions to deliver New Green Deal

Dupont-Inglis said that she hoped the Commission will “do more to deliver practical and science-based rules for products resulting from agricultural biotechnology"

FLAM points 3D printing in a new, sustainable direction

Fungal-Like Adhesive Material is a fully biodegradable and ecologically sustainable material made from cellulose and chitin to 3D print large structures

Plastik zum Kompostieren: Zum Beispiel Hundekotbeutel

Abbaubare Kunststoffe haben ein schlechtes Image. Zu Unrecht, finden Abfallexperten. Und suchen nach sinnvollen Anwendungen

US DOE Announces Nearly $15 Million for CO2 Utilization Projects

DOE anticipates selecting up to 10 projects for this FOA. The closing date is February 20, 2020

Fit for future: monta biopack®

Das umweltfreundliche monta biopack® erfüllt strenge Anforderungen für zahlreiche Anwendungen und ist auch im Verpackungsautomat einsetzbar

Fit for future: monta biopack®

Environmentally friendly monta biopack® is designed to offer strong benefits to make it suitable for many applications and can also be used in packaging machines

BEDifferent with TENCELTM x REFIBRATM fibers – a Lenzing project to circular economy in home textiles

International designers team have developed a bedding assortment with optimized sleeping comfort

BEDifferent mit TENCELTM x REFIBRATM Fasern – ein Projekt von Lenzing zur Förderung der Kreislaufwirtschaft bei Heimtextilien

Internationales Designer-Team kreiert Bettwäsche-Kollektion mit optimalem Schlafkomfort

Arkema launched high-performance, environmentally friendly solutions at K

With a focus on sustainability, the Paris-based company said it displayed innovative and environmentally sound solutions during the world's biggest plastics and rubber trade fair

Renewable gases bring European jobs that cannot be outsourced

Deployment of renewable gases will bring the local job opportunities the new Commission is striving for in the European Green Deal

15 Januar 2020

Amyris Announces Successful Shipment of First Fermentation Derived Cannabinoid to LAVVAN and Provides Business Updates

Biotech-sourced cannabinoid molecules from Amyris are on their way into beauty

Devan underlines its sustainability track record with 2 additional bio-based product launches

Belgian firm to complement bio-based flame retardant with the launch of bio-based antimicrobial and bio-based PCM solutions at the Heimtextil show in Frankfurt

Pilzdesign – Ideen im neuen Wissenschaftsjahr Bioökonomie

Biotechnologin aus Berlin sieht die Lösung für Öko-Baustoffe unter anderem in Pilzen, aus denen man z.B. Möbel herstellen könnte

New Holland Announces Partnership with National Hemp Association

Leading hemp association to partner with global equipment leader

Messen: Gastro Vision bekommt eigenen Bereich für Nachhaltigkeit

Immer mehr Unternehmen bieten ihre nachhaltigen Produkte und Lösungen für die Gastronomiebranche an

The Digest’s Biofuels Mandates Around the World 2020

The major blending mandates that will drive global demand are those set in the US, China and Brazil

Panchkula firm develops biodegradable shoe

Made from natural fibres, it will reduce carbon footprint

U.S. Department of Energy Announces Nearly $15 Million for Carbon Dioxide Utilization Projects

This FOA seeks applications that propose to develop and test technologies that can utilize carbon dioxide (CO2)

Avantium to build FDCA flagship plant at Chemie Park Delfzijl, Netherlands

The 5-kiloton facility will produce plant-based FDCA – a key building block for many chemicals and plastics such as PEF (polyethylene furanoate)

14 Januar 2020

Braskem, Biowash and Greco & Guerreiro sign partnership to launch packaging made from biobased plastics and post-consumer resin

The combination of resins used in the solution for homecare products reduces by up to 168% the emissions of CO2 , a greenhouse gas

Mattel Announces Goal to Achieve 100% Recycled, Recyclable or Bio-based Plastic Materials in All Products and Packaging By 2030

Company will introduce an environmentally sustainable version of the iconic Fisher-Price® Rock-a-Stack® in the first half of 2020

Mattel: Spielwarenkonzern mit erstem Spielzeug aus Biokunststoff

Etabliertes Baby-Spielzeug „Rock-a-Stack" der Tochtergesellschaft Fisher-Price wird künftig aus Polyethylen auf Zuckerrohrbasis hergestellt

Is seaweed the solution to sustainable biofuel?

In a recent biofuel trial, a car reached 80 kph powered by seaweed-based fuel

Sind Meeresalgen die Lösung für nachhaltigen Biokraftstoff?

Im Testversuch zu Biokraftstoff hat ein Auto, das durch Kraftstoff aus Meeresalgen angetrieben wurde, eine Geschwindigkeit von 80 km/h erreicht

Help coming for didymo rivers

Young NZ student is turning an algae pest into profit

Capturing CO2 from trucks and reducing their emissions by 90%

EPFL scientists have patented a new concept to convert trucks’ CO2 emissions into a storable liquid, could theoretically work with all trucks, buses and even boats

Biodiverse Forests Better at Storing Carbon for Long Periods, Says Study

A new study has found that diverse natural forests with a mix of tree species are more reliable and stable at absorbing and storing carbon

Food and Feed from CO2: The Digest’s 2020 Multi-Slide Guide to NovoNutrients’ CO2 to Products

Multi-Slide Guide from CEO David Tze to enlighten us on how NovoNutrients’ converts CO2 to products that industries need, like fish feed

13 Januar 2020

Let’s talk about….bamboo

The forgotten solution at COP 25

Avantium appoints Bart Welten as Chief Financial Officer

New CFO will bring 30 years of experience in finance to Avantium and has extensive knowledge of the chemical and life-sciences industries

CO2 muss eingefangen und genutzt werden

DTU-Forscher haben im 'BioCO2-Projekt' mobile Anlage entwickelt, die CO2 abfangen und auch in anderen Unternehmen oder Kraftwerken eingesetzt werden kann

The European Green Deal: It all sounds very nice, but…

Deutsche Bank expert Eric Heymann is doubting ouvertly in the climate ambitions of the European Green Deal

Der europäische Grüne Deal: Die Botschaft hör ich wohl, …

Deutsche Bank Experte Eric Heymann zweifelt offen an den Klima-Ambitionen des Europäischen Grünen Deals

Miami Super Bowl Host Committee Announces Five New Official Partners

Biodegradable fiber food packaging company Footprint is among the vendors chosen for the city’s upcoming Super Bowl festivities

UFOP Chart of the week (02 / 2020)

Biofuels require little arable land

Bio-on officially declared bankrupt

The court has ordered the temporary continuation of Bio-on’s business, authorizing the ‘provisional exercise of the bankrupt entity’ provided in art

Carbon Recycling: The Digest’s 2019 Multi-Slide Guide to LanzaTech’s CarbonSmart

Jennifer Holmgren CEO of LanzaTech, had this illuminating presentation to share thoughts on predictions versus the unimaginable, recycling carbon to chemicals, and more at ABLC NEXT

10 Januar 2020

TOP Extended deadline to apply for the innovation award “Best CO2 Utilisation 2020″ – CO2 Value Europe joins as innovation award co-organiser

nova-Institute and the innovation award sponsor Covestro welcome CO2 Value Europe as the co-organiser of the innovation award. The programme promises an outstanding “8th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers”. Be part of the innovation from the very start – 200 to 300 participants are expected.

TOP Verlängerte Bewerbungsfrist für den Innovationspreis „Best CO2 Utilisation 2020“ – CO2 Value Europe wird Co-Organisator des Innovationspreises

Das nova-Institut und Covestro als Innovationspreis-Sponsor, freuen sich, CO2 Value Europe als Mitveranstalter des Innovationspreises begrüßen zu können. Das Programm verspricht eine vielversprechende „8th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers”. Werden Sie Teil der Innovation und seien Sie ganz vorne mit dabei – es werden 200 bis 300 Teilnehmer erwartet.

TOP Endlich! Die weltweit erste Konferenz zu Cellulosefasern findet vom 11.–12. Februar 2020 in Köln statt: „1st International Conference on Cellulose Fibres“

Märkte, Technologien und Nachhaltigkeit stehen im Fokus

TOP Finally! The world’s first conference on cellulose fibres will take place in Cologne on February 11–12, 2020: “1st International Conference on Cellulose Fibres”

The focus is on markets, technologies and sustainability

TANATEX launches bio-based micro-encapsulation for cosmeto textiles with TANA®CARE Bio

New microcapsules are gradually releasing the active ingredients, triggered through enzymatic breakdown

Everyday Products Made Out of Thin Air

Carbon is a fundamental ingredient in so much of our modern lives, what if we were able to mine the sky and use the CO2 in the air

Der Enzymarchitekt: Thomas Happe

Photobiotechnologe der Ruhr-Universität Bochum entdeckt Möglichkeit der Wasserstoff-Herstellung aus Mikroalgen