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The event was used for the company to update the market on Avantium’s strategies and technologies, in particular that of the Synvina business unit and the commercialisation of PEF, a 100 per cent renewable and fully recyclable polymer Read more

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Avantium

BASF will exit its Synvina joint venture with Avantium after disputes over the interpretation of the future of the agreement. Read more

Materials

Avantium to open pilot biorefinery with sights already set on commercial scale-up. Read more

Industry News

Synvina is a joint venture to make furandicarboxylic acid for a polymer base in containers, the program will now move to building a dedicated plant in Antwerp. Read more

Materials

The European PET Bottle Platform has granted approved for PEF to be integrated into the circular economy. Read more

Industry News

Avantium, a Netherlands-based technology company specialising in advanced high-throughput R&D, says it has made a breakthrough with its PEF (polyethylene furanoate) by demonstrating that bottles made from the material can be recycled into PEF fibres. Read more

Environment

A renewable chemicals company and a plastic converter have joined forces in a Joint Development Agreement for the development of polyethylene furanoate (PEF) bottles. Read more

Environment