NEWS

Newsflash! Registrations for the Catalisti Annual Event 2020: Infected by Innovation are now open.
This year’s edition will be held online on Tuesday 8 December (13:30-15:00), allowing you to participate from the comfort of your own office, or even your own couch. Different format, same positive Catalisti vibe! The event will be held in Dutch. More information about the programme and speakers will be made available soon. For now, save the date or better still, click here to register for free!

Arteco, a leading developer and manufacturer of quality antifreeze coolants and heat transfer fluids for automotive and industrial applications, is looking for an OEM Support Engineer and a Development Chemist.

Ontex kondigt plannen aan om tegen september 2020 te starten met de productie van mondmaskers, met een capaciteit van ongeveer 80 miljoen IIR-type chirurgische mondmaskers per jaar. Bij het opzetten van deze productiecapaciteit werd Ontex ondersteund door de recent opgerichte werkgroep omtrent professionele mondmaskers, geïnitieerd door de Vlaamse Regering en gecoördineerd door Catalisti.

Now the COVID-19 restrictions have partially been lifted, Catalisti has finally moved to BlueChem.

Op vraag van de Vlaamse Regering nemen Catalisti en haar algemeen directeur Jan Van Havenbergh een coördinerende rol op zich bij het uitbouwen en evalueren van de Vlaamse mondmaskerproductie. Doel is hierbij om duurzame lokale productie van professionele mondmaskers mogelijk te maken.

The Bio Innovation Growth mega cluster (BIG-Cluster) has announced it is updating its common innovation agenda to better tackle the challenges faced by the bioeconomy in Northwestern Europe.

The recently launched initiative 'Bescherming voor Helden - Protection for Heroes' seeks to produce up to 1.5 million FFP2 masks each month, here in Belgium. These masks will be vital in the ongoing fight against COVID-19. Catalisti is supporting the initiative by facilitating interaction with companies and knowledge centres.

In een interview met FOKUS Chemie geeft Jan Van Havenbergh, managing director van Catalisti, zijn kijk op de innovatie-aanpak van Catalisti, het Moonshot-initiatief, én de reputatie van de chemie- en kunststoffensector.

The American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU) has listed Catalisti's Plant on a Truck project as one of 15 innovative industry solutions that drive a sustainable future.

The European Federation for Chemical Engineering (EFCE) has awarded Agfa-Gevaert with its 2019 EFCE Process Intensification Award for Industrial Innovation for eliminating the use of liquid bromine and replacing it with flow technology.

Newsflash! The Catalisti Newsletter for February 2020 is out.