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Eight winners announced from 2019 Imagine Chemistry collaborative innovation challenge

Eight winners announced from 2019 Imagine Chemistry collaborative innovation challenge

May 28, 2019 |

In the Netherlands, surfactants derived from plants, eco-friendly membranes, and miniature sensors were among the eight winning ideas in the 2019 Imagine Chemistry collaborative innovation challenge, organized by Nouryon. More than 160 submissions from 30 countries were received, and the winners were chosen from 14 finalists at a three-day event at the company’s RD&I center […]

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Nouryon and Gasunie studying a planned green hydrogen unit at SkyNRG’s aviation biofuel plant

Nouryon and Gasunie studying a planned green hydrogen unit at SkyNRG’s aviation biofuel plant

May 27, 2019 |

Also in the Netherlands, Nouryon and Gasunie are studying an expansion of a planned green hydrogen unit at Delfzijl, the Netherlands. The feasibility study follows a deal to convert sustainable electricity into green hydrogen for SkyNRG. The plant, which would convert renewable electricity into green hydrogen via water electrolysis, could be scaled up from 20 […]

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Nouryon announces 2019 Imagine Chemistry finalists

Nouryon announces 2019 Imagine Chemistry finalists

April 21, 2019 |

In the Netherlands, Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals) announced the 13 finalists for the 2019 edition of its Imagine Chemistry collaborative innovation challenge. The winners for sustainable bio-based surfactants (in partnership with Unilever) are CarbExplore Research, Fraunhofer IGB, Sironix Renewables, and The University of Sheffield + Entomics. The finalists will participate in an intensive three-day […]

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