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Workshop on a Bioeconomy RTI Strategy for the Danube Region

The workshop is the first out of three within the pilot action “Towards a Danube Bioeconomy RTI Strategy for appropriate regional added value chains”. The Danube Region stretches from the Black Forest to the Black Sea and is hom...

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September 9-11, 2015: Bioeconomy Austria beim International Symposium on Wood, Fiber and Pulping Chemistry

Das 18. International Symposium on Wood, Fiber and Pulping Chemistry (18th ISWFPC) wurde vom Department für Chemie, Abteilung für Chemie Nachwachsender Rohstoffe der BOKU veranstaltet. Zum ersten Mal fand eine der renommiertesten Konferenze...

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November 24-25, 2015: Bioeconomy Austria at Global Bioeconomy Summit in Berlin

More than 800 people from all over the world participated the summit and supported the finally presented Concluding-Communiqué.The Initiative Bioeconomy Austria presented the Austrian Bioeconomy activities at the Global Bioeconomy Summit in...

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Wintertagung 2016: Austria’s Largest Conference of the Agricultural & Forestry Sector

This year, we discover new markets, discuss competitiveness and financial stability as well as sustainable production. We consider the global situation, international trade flows, quality requirements, ressource efficiency, bioeconomy and f...

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January 2016: Bicycle helmet from the forest

Cellulose materials with different expressions were used in the bicycle helmet design process. The helmet has an outer shell of wood veneer and straps made of durable paper. The cushioning inside consists of cellulose foam. This innovation ...

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Jänner 2016: Neue Richtlinie VDI 6310 zur Klassifikation und Nachhaltigkeitsbewertung von Bioraffinerien

VDI-Gesellschaft Technologies of Life Sciences Der Trend zur Biomassenutzung für die Energie- und Rohstoffversorgung hat in den letzten Jahren stark zugenommen. Das Technologiekonzept “Bioraffinerie” verspricht eine besonders re...

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Alpbach Forum 2015 – Results of the breakout session: Bioeconomy in Action

Bioeconomy in Action: National Bioeconomy Strategies in Comparison   Green house gas emissions, the growing world population and its supply with food, environmental pollution, climate change as well as the increasing scarcity of resources p...

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