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Waltzing with Nature – a manifesto

Waltzing with Nature - a manifesto

The pressure is mounting to change our lifestyle. We humans have not taken good care of nature. Global heating, plastic littering everywhere, insect decline, nutritional diseases because of bad diets and risks of pandemics like the corona crisis. But unexpected friends come to our rescue: modern science and technology. With innovations that take up and

Innovations: did I miss something?

Energy saving materials inspired by lizard skins and bark bugs

Recycling end-of-life tyres

Cloning monkeys: slippery slope or dead end?

Solar industry evolves to the TW scale

Solar energy will soon dominate the energy system

Bio-waste valorisation

Dutch ecomodernism: down-to-earth but also a crusade against environmentalists

Whole crop valorisation

Purification of bio-based chemicals on an industrial scale

CocoPallet: grow in niches and compete on price, says Michiel Vos

Thermocatalytic reforming makes most of biomass

Gas fermentation: another promising biobased technology

Cleantech has much more economic potential than just low CO2 energy technologies

Technology, no longer a threat

The battle of the burgers

New technologies will boost gasoline production from natural gas or waste

Cold recovery of potato proteins, a wonderful innovation

BioBTX: Dutch School of Catalysis strikes again

Biofuels without agro

China might master artificial photosynthesis and artificial meat within five years

The biobased economy challenged by shale gas, a discussion

Carbon dioxide economy

Why PEF is better than PET

R&D in chemistry and process technology