Project objectives and research objectives
The research project is executed within the EFRO framework. The main objectives are:
- developing knowledge through research for the proposed biobased and circular routes to valuable chemical building blocks;
- establishing catalytic conversion of vegetable waste to biobased chemical intermediates and products;
- developing sustainable and biobased polyesters by means of new recycling (upcycling) methods and green monomers.
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.
- NHL Stenden
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).