Turning wastewater into sustainable fuel. This is the answer to two environmental challenges, namely reusing an increasingly scarce resource, water, and finding alternative energies to counter episodes of severe pollution that impose traffic restrictions in cities such as Madrid, Paris

Solegear Bioplastic Technologies Inc. expands to the United States. The Canadian company has received an increased annual program from a leading U.S. ready-to-eat produce provider that is expected to generate 400% growth in revenue from this customer in the current

There is a new German partnership in the automotive industry to reduce energy consumption and CO2 emissions in production. A project team consisting of employees of the car maker Audi, Basf´s Coatings division and materials company Covestro has developed, for

“The circular economy is a model for an economic system that goes beyond the current ‘take, make and dispose’ extractive industrial model, which we might characterise as linear”. Dale Walker is a Project Manager at the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and is

Clean fuels and green chemicals from waste with better economics and greater sustainability than other technologies relying on fossil sources. This is the business of Enerkem, a Canadian company whose disruptive technology converts non-recyclable municipal solid waste (i.e. garbage) into new

The world bioeconomy has a Port as one of its major players. That’s right: the Port of Rotterdam. “Under the Paris agreement on climate change, we have the complex task as a society and as a port and industrial complex

The worldwide production capacity for bio-based polymers grew by 4% to 6.6 million tonnes from 2015 to 2016. This represents a share of 2% of the global polymer market. The bio-based polymer turnover was about €13 billion worldwide in 2016

LanzaTech and Virgin Atlantic place another brick in the bioeconomy. An innovative low carbon fuel project has taken a significant step forward after successfully producing 1,500 US gallons of jet fuel. The breakthrough towards developing commercially viable low carbon fuel is