Research

PROJECT OBJECTIVES

This project is executed within the EFRO framework. The main objectives are:

  • developing knowledge for the proposed biobased and circular routes to valuable chemical building blocks
  • catalytic conversion of vegetable waste to biobased chemical intermediates and products
  • development of sustainable and biobased polyesters by means of new recycling (upcycling) methods and green monomers

PROJECT PARTNERS

Our partners in this project are:

  • University of Groningen, Department of Chemical Engineering (prof. dr. H.J. Heeres)
  • KNN Advies B.V.
  • Syncom B.V.
  • Cumapol Emmen B.V.
  • DuFor Resins B.V.
  • SunOil Bio Fuels B.V.
  • Hogeschool NHL

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

This project is supported by the province of Drenthe, the province of Groningen, The Northern Netherlands Provinces Alliance (SNN), Europees Fonds voor Regionale Ontwikkeling (EFRO), and the European Union (EU).