Alwin Mittasch Prize 2019 goes to Piet van Leeuwen
The Alwin Mittasch Prize 2019 is awarded to Prof. Dr. Piet W.N.M. van Leeuwen, INSA Toulouse. With this international catalysis award, the German Catalysis Society (GeCatS) and the DECHEMA Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie e.V. honour his groundbreaking contributions to ... more
Paving the way to a bio-based future for the European chemical industry
How can the share of bio-based raw materials used in the European chemical industry be increased to 25 % by 2030? As conclusion of its two-year work, the EU project RoadToBio has published a roadmap that outlines how this goal could be achieved. Based on the analysis of nine product groups, ... more
Successful ACHEMA closes in Frankfurt
At the trade show for the process industry, more than 3,700 exhibitors from 55 countries showcased the latest equipment and innovative processes for the chemical, pharma and food industry.
Whether in the classic process technology hall, the pump exhibition or in the plant engineering sectio ... more