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    Biobased socks from Sustainable Polymer

    18-03-2019

    Aim in their study was to develop biobased compostable socks from Polylactic acid (PLA), acknowledged as sustainable and eco-friendly is a biodegradable and compostable polymer obtained from annually renewable resources.

  • Ola Wróblewska

    Recipe book for bioplastic from sugar beet

    19-12-2018

    How do you cook a sugar beet to obtain bioplastics? Ola Wróblewska answered this question in her dissertation, with with she earned the first ever doctorate at the Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials.

  • Jules Harings

    3D printing with PLA can become more precise and stronger

    19-12-2018

    By using the compostable biobased plastic PLA, the process of 3D printing is becoming more and more sustainable.

  • Young European high potentials visit AMIBM for Young European Talent 2018

    27-11-2018

    The second edition of the Young European talent project was held in Limburg in which 50 top talents from 5 European countries participated.

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    VDMA/Paul Schlack prize

    27-09-2018

    For his groundbreaking work on the implementation of graphene in next-generation textiles, AMIBM postdoc Dr. Benjamin Weise was awarded two PhD prices: At first, the Paul Schlack Man-Made Fiber Award 2018 was dedicated to Dr. Weise during the opening session of the annually held Global Fiber Convention (GFC) in Dornbirn/Austria from September 13-15.

  • Menno Knetsch Master Thesis Award for Biobased Materials graduate

    19-07-2018

    Six graduates received their well-deserved diplomas for the master’s programme in Biobased Materials. During the graduation ceremony, the Menno Knetsch Master Thesis Award has been handed out for the first time to the student of the Master Biobased Materials that has written the best master thesis.

  • Lim­burg en Nor­drhein-West­fa­len aan de slag met grens­vraag­stuk­ken

    Limburg and North Rhine-Westphalia working on border issues

    11-07-2018

    During his meetings, deputy Van den Akker indicated that he would like to establish more cooperation between North Rhine-Westphalia and Limburg in the future.

  • Brightlands Chemelot Campus

    Safety at Chemelot

    21-06-2018

    In a report published today, the Dutch Safety Board concludes that current safety and risk management at the complex comply with the applicable regulations and rules.

  • AMIBM - ABC 2018 - Geert Noordzij

    Applied Biobased materials Conference 2018

    25-04-2018

    On the 20th of April Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM) hosted its third international conference on Applied Biobased Materials (ABC). This year's theme was: Biobased Materials for Innovations in Fibre Applications. It was an inspiring day for all 130 visitors.

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