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December 10, 2014
Cefic says that it expects chemical output is to continue growing in 2015, but that expectations about the pace of European and global economic growth have weakened. Chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Cefic-cuts-forecast-for-2015-European-chemical-output-to-1-percent_66021.html
December 10, 2014
Stora Enso, a Helsinki-based forestry products company, says it will concentrate its new biomaterials business development in an innovation center in Sweden. The aim of the unit is to...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Stora-Enso-to-open-biomaterials-innovation-center-in-Sweden_66023.html
December 9, 2014
Germany’s federal minister for research, Johanna Wanka, has opened the first demonstration plant worldwide that can produce synthetic fuel such as petrol, diesel, or kerosine...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/German-pilot-plant-produces-fuel-from-renewable-electricity-and-carbon-dioxide_65995.html
December 8, 2014
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland (Espoo) says it is developing an affordable and environmentally friendly alternative to polystyrene (PS) from polylactic acid (PLA) plastic...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Finnish-researchers-developing-affordable-biobased-alternative-to-polystyrene_65961.html
December 8, 2014
Ube Industries announced today the development of Ubenylon 1218IU, a nylon-6 liner material for hydrogen tanks used in fuel-cell vehicles, that was codeveloped with Toyota Motor. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Ube-Industries-new-nylon-resin-to-be-used-in-Toyota-fuel-cell-vehicles_65954.html
December 8, 2014
Production of chemicals in Germany increased by 1.5% in 2014, compared with last year, says chemical trade association VCI (Frankfurt). The increase in demand for chemicals was...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/VCI-German-chemical-production-up-1-5-percent-in-2014-"moderate-upward-trend"-expected-in-2015_65962.html
December 5, 2014
The North American subsidiary of Airbus has signed a memorandum of understanding with Emerging Fuels Technology (EFT; Broken Arrow, OK) to promote EFT in the commercialization of...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Airbus-to-promote-syngas-to-transportation-fuel-technology_65918.html
December 5, 2014
Plant Health Care (Raleigh, NC), a leading provider of novel biological products to agriculture, announced today that it has signed a development and distribution agreement with Arysta...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Plant-Health-Care-signs-Brazil-sugarcane-development-accord-with-Arysta-LifeScience_65913.html
December 2, 2014
Novozymes has launched Eversa, the first commercially available, registered enzymatic technology to make biodiesel from waste oils. The enzymatic process converts used cooking oil...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Novozymes-new-technology-converts-waste-oils-into-biodiesel_65777.html
December 2, 2014
BASF’s refining catalysts business has launched a fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) catalysts testing and research laboratory at a company site at Heidelberg, Germany. The site...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/BASF-launches-FCC-catalyst-lab-in-Germany_65776.html
December 2, 2014
Edeniq (Visalia, CA), a biorefining and cellulosic technology company, has signed a "joint development agreement" with Global Bio-chem Technology Group (Hong Kong), a...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Edeniq-signs-joint-development-agreement-with-Chinese-firm_65782.html
December 2, 2014
Bayer today said that it plans to sharpen its focus on innovation in its life science businesses, which include HealthCare and CropScience. “Overall, we expect the R&D to...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Bayer-outlines-R-and-D-plans-applies-for-nearly-500-life-sciences-patents_65771.html
November 25, 2014
AkzoNobel has joined forces with SuikerUnie (Dinteloord the Netherlands), Rabobank (Utrecht, the Netherlands), Deloitte, Investment and Development Agency for the Northern Netherlands...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/AkzoNobel-sponsors-study-to-assess-viability-of-producing-chemicals-from-beetroot-sugars_65677.html
November 25, 2014
Neste Jacobs (Porvoo, Finland) has been awarded an engineering, procurement, construction and management (EPCM) service contract to construct SunPine's (Piteå, Sweden) tall oil...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Neste-Jacobs-awarded-EPCM-contract-to-build-tall-oil-rosin-production-facility-in-Sweden_65676.html
November 21, 2014
Carbios (Clermont-Ferrand, France) has used its proprietary enzymatic process to depolymerize 90% of polylactic acid (PLA) material –a thermoplastic aliphatic polyester derived...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Carbios-achieves-PLA-depolymerization-process-in-48-hrs_65624.html
November 18, 2014
EnerG2 (Seattle) and BASF have entered into a comprehensive collaboration to improve and scale-up the production of EnerG2’s proprietary carbon materials for use in...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/BASF-and-US-firm-enter-R-and-D-marketing-collaboration-on-energy-storage-technology_65505.html
November 18, 2014
Eight19 (Cambridge, UK) , a developer of low-cost organic photovoltaics (OPV) technology capable of delivering flexible and light-weight solar panels in high volume, has announced that...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Developer-of-organic-photovoltaics-receives-more-funds-to-commericalize-its-process_65502.html
November 13, 2014
Eastman Chemical has introduced its Eastalite-branded copolyester to Europe, as a sustainable alternative to high-impact polystyrene (HIPS) for opaque rigid medical packaging as a...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Eastman-introduces-novel-copolyester-to-Europe-as-alternative-to-HIPS_65362.html
November 12, 2014
AkzoNobel is working with Enerkem (Montreal) to explore the use of waste streams as a feedstock for producing chemical and to develop waste-to-chemicals facilities. AkzoNobel says it...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/AkzoNobel-and-Dutch-partners-work-with-Enerkem-to-explore-waste-to-chemicals-production_65309.html
November 11, 2014
The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI; Hsinchu, Taiwan) in Taiwan has introduced a carbon capture technology that reduces carbon emissions from fossil power plants. High...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/innovation/Calcium-looping-carbon-capture-technology-developed-by-Taiwan-researchers_65291.html
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