Materials

 

Materials

Adsorbi launches first product: a cellulose-based air purification material for the art industry
14/06/2024 - © Adsorbi ABAdsorbi AB, a research-based startup originating from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden, announced today the launch of its first commercial product: a...
A fungus converts cellulose directly into a novel platform chemical
07/06/2024 - Conventional bioprocesses use three separate steps to convert cellulose into products such as bioplastics and biofuels. The consolidated bioprocess (CBP) combines all steps in a single reactor. ©...
RISE and Apple are developing a new bio-based packaging material
23/05/2024 - In a joint research project, RISE and Apple have developed a unique bio-based foam. The properties of the foam suggest that it could replace fossil-based materials such as polymer foam,...
Nordic Bioproducts Group opens its first major production facility for advanced cellulosic materials
08/05/2024 - Nordic Bioproducts Group (NBG), a leader in biomaterial innovation and developer of proprietary AaltoCellTM Technology, announces the opening of its commercial-scale production facility...
Making furniture with paper machines – VTT and ISKU have created a novel biocomposite chair from cellulose
02/05/2024 - © VTTThe chair is the world’s first innovation that utilizes foam forming technology, combines natural cellulose fibres, wood pulp and thermoplastic components, and represents a...
Celulosa: una fuente de soluciones innovadoras
09/01/2024 - Dra. Isabel Carrillo
Paris agit pour Agec
23/04/2024 - > Afin de  réduire le volume des déchets en application de la loi Antigaspillage pour une économie circulaire (Agec), Ville de Paris déploie plusieurs mesures qui...
Nordic Bioproducts Group and Thailand’s PTT MCC Biochem Co. Ltd. forge a strategic partnership to advance bioplastic innovation for everyday items
22/04/2024 - Nordic Bioproducts Group (NBG), a biomaterial innovation company and developer of pioneering AaltoCell Technology, has entered into a strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with PTT...
Biodegradable aerogel: Airy cellulose from a 3D printer
19/04/2024 - Ultra-light, thermally insulating and biodegradable: Cellulose-based aerogels are versatile. Empa researchers have succeeded in 3D printing the natural material into complex shapes that...
Bio-Aerogel: Luftige Cellulose aus dem 3D-Drucker
19/04/2024 - Ultraleicht, wärmeisolierend und biologisch abbaubar: Aerogel aus Cellulose ist vielseitig einsetzbar. Empa-Forschenden ist es gelungen, das Naturmaterial mittels 3D-Druck in komplexe...
Plastic-free vegan leather that dyes itself grown from bacteria
17/04/2024 - Researchers at Imperial College London have genetically engineered bacteria to grow animal- and plastic-free leather that dyes itself.In recent years, scientists and...
Nordic Bioproducts Group and PTT MCC Biochem forge a strategic partnership
- The Finnish startup has formed an MOU with one of the world’s leading bioplastic producers. This strategic collaboration aims to advance the performance and compostability of bioplastics,...
Polyplastics to highlight latest material initiatives at NPE 2024
09/04/2024 - Polyplastics will showcase its latest material technologies including the launch of a new polyetherketone (PEK) at the NPE 2024 exhibition 6-10th May at the Orange County Convention...
Rice researchers develop 3D-printed wood from its own natural components
05/04/2024 - Wood has historically been marred by wasteful practices generated during shaping processes, driving up costs and environmental impact. Now researchers in materials science and...
Une année 2023 plombée pour l’industrie papetière
05/04/2024 - > Le contraste après l’éclaircie de 2022 est sévère. Avec un recul de son chiffre d’affaires de -26% à 5,6 milliards d’euros en 2023, l’industrie papetière française...
Self-healing Concrete Insights
04/04/2024 - At the DEEP PURPLE demo sites, we annually convert 438,000 cubic meters of domestic wastewater and 164 tons of organic fraction of municipal solid waste (OFMSW) into raw materials. These...
M. et Mme Recyclage décrypte la fonctionnalisation des papiers et cartons
04/04/2024 - > Au cœur de Paris, dans la salle des fêtes de l’Académie du climat, Lise Nicolas et Enzo Muttini assurent, le mardi 2 avril, une formation commandée par la Ville de Paris....
Les tomates Solarenn sont "zéro plastique"
29/03/2024 - > Pour la coopérative bretonne Solarenn, 2024 marque l’étape finale d’une
Une alternative aux PFAS chez Archroma
29/03/2024 - > Au sein de sa gamme Cartaseal, Archroma ajoute la référence OGB F10. Au fait des dispositions du projet de règlement sur les emballages et déchets d’emballages (PPWR) et de...