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Research Review June 2018: New Technology Is Being Created, and Cellulose Fibrils Is Participating

Research Review June 2018: New Technology Is Being Created, and Cellulose Fibrils Is Participating

Cellulose fibrils have been written and talked about for years. A substantial amount of reports have been written prospecting all sorts of application areas. Based on its functionalities, it seems to be a good rheology modifier, a good stabilizer and it is showing substantial strength enhancement. But is there any proof to the pudding and where do we find the latest developments? I have tried to gather a couple of relevant examples for you, which to me are fairly new developments. Dig into this week's blog post to find out what they are!

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Forestry Innovations - Biomaterials

Biodegradable plastic made from 'tree glue' could be on shelves within five years

Biodegradable plastic made from 'tree glue' could be on shelves within five years

Biodegradable plastic that can be tossed out with food scraps could be on the shelves within five years after scientists found an ingenious way to turn 'tree glue' into p...

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Domtar Takes Next Step in Lignin Development with Prisma

Domtar Takes Next Step in Lignin Development with Prisma

Domtar's Biomaterials team and research partners have been focusing time and resources on lignin development — specifically, developing lignin-based materials that could ...

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Cellulose-based fibres, the future of Finnish textile industry

Cellulose-based fibres, the future of Finnish textile industry

A new Business Finland case study conducted by Gaia Consulting reveals that Finnish success stories of biobased textiles rest on strong R&D support. However, the lack...

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LignoTech Florida Plant Officially Opened

LignoTech Florida Plant Officially Opened

JACKSONVILLE, Fla--Jun. 27, 2018 -- Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (NYSE: RYAM) and Borregaard ASA (BRG) announced today LignoTech Florida, owned 45 percent by RYAM and ...

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Tackling wildfires in Mediterranean forests

Tackling wildfires in Mediterranean forests

Catastrophic forest fires claimed lives this summer across the world, from California to Portugal and Spain. The Mediterranean basin is a global wildfire hotspot and the ...

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Wood to Supercapacitors: Sustainable highly conductive electrode materials from ultrathin carbon nanofiber aerogels derived from nanofibrillated cellulose

Wood to Supercapacitors: Sustainable highly conductive electrode materials from ultrathin carbon nanofiber aerogels derived from nanofibrillated cellulose

Carbon aerogels are ultralight, conductive materials, which are extensively investigated for applications in supercapacitor electrodes in electrical cars and cell phones....

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BBI JU launches 17 new projects that will validate the potential of biomass in Europe

BBI JU launches 17 new projects that will validate the potential of biomass in Europe

The Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) Grant Agreements of projects under the 2017 Call for proposals are now signed. These seventeen new projects include in...

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ANDRITZ to supply bio-methanol plant for Södra’s Mönsterås mill in Sweden

ANDRITZ to supply bio-methanol plant for Södra’s Mönsterås mill in Sweden

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Södra, Sweden, to supply a bio-methanol cleaning and purification plant for Södra's pulp mill in Mönster...

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