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1st European Forum on New Technologies: Chemical Engineering & 3D Printing
Battolyser outside the lab
The first battolyser goes from lab-scale to 15 kW facility. A edison battery is used to store energy and produce hydrogen if the battery is fully charged.
Electrification of the Chemical Industry
Voltachem announces promising results in electrochemical production of Lactic Acid (LA) from Propylene Glycol (PDO).
A new synthesis route for amidines
Amidines are compounds with an NCN structure, which can be found in many biologically active molecules.
Turnaround in a fertilizer factory
One of the facilities of OCI nitrogen is shut down this month for maintenance. This is done once in 4 years.
Aluminium is the next one slated to become ‘green’
New electrode materials will produce oxygen instead of CO2.
Energy saving amply reached by energy intensive industry
In a letter the minister of economic affairs and climate informs the Tweede Kamer that the energy intensive industry is amply on schedule with their reduction of energy consumption.
Het bestuur van NPT is op zoek naar een nieuw bestuurslid.
Cross-border collaboration to work on climate goals
Eleven multinationals in the region South-West Netherlands and East-Flanders work together to accomplish a reduction in CO2-emission. In a project called Smart Delta Resources, companies in food, steel, chemicals and energy industry are exchanging materials and rest streams to enhance efficiency and reduce emission to be able to make the Paris goals.
Unilever, Ioniqa and Indorama Ventures pioneer with food packaging technology
Unilever has announced a partnership with start-up company Ioniqa & the largest global producer of PET resin Indorama Ventures to pioneer a new technology which converts PET waste back into virgin grade material for use in food packaging.