NEWS

Newsflash! The Catalisti Newsletter May 2020 is out. This issue features an interview with Jan Van Havenbergh in FOKUS Chemie, a Moonshot update, facts & figures by essenscia, and so much more. Click here to read our latest edition, and subscribe to our upcoming newsletters to stay up-to-date with the latest news from the Catalisti network!

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.

The Flemish government has approved a first series of projects within the Moonshot initiative. In total, 9 cSBO and 3 LSI projects received support worth more than 18 million euro.

Op 6 december presenteerden Pack4Food en de Vlaamse speerpuntclusters Catalisti, Flanders’ FOOD, VIL en SIM de Roadmap ‘Voedselverpakking van de Toekomst’. Deze roadmap zet een gemeenschappelijke visie en strategie om de komende jaren projecten op te starten rond duurzame verpakkingen.

At its 2019 Stakeholders Event SusChem presented the new Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SIRA).

The INCITE project has officially been launched. This 4-year project, coordinated by Oleon and primarily funded through the EU’s Horizon 2020 programme, seeks to bring about a transition to a more flexible and sustainable chemistry. It does so by building on technology developed in the context of Catalisti’s Lipametics project.

Newsflash! The Catalisti Newsletter for October 2019 is out.

Jan Van Havenbergh, managing director bij Catalisti, en collega Luc Van Ginneken delen hun visie op samenwerking in de sector, verduurzaming en het ambitieuze Moonshot-programma in de nieuwste editie van NPT Magazine.

The chemical industry and environmental efforts don’t mix. It’s a common misconception, while in fact, chemical products and technologies form a key building block for a sustainable future. Likewise, sustainability is increasingly becoming an elemental compound of the chemical industry. Catalisti, the spearhead cluster for chemistry and plastics, specifically seeks to drive innovation and multidisciplinary partnerships in these high-impact industries. Catalisti is currently tackling a massive host of projects focused on sustainability, from the development of biobased resources to rolling out carbon-smart technologies in its Moonshot program. This ambitious, longterm program is supported by the Flemish government and is aimed