Last month our project coordinator Cristiano Varrone from the Aalborg University organised a joint session with our colleagues from PRESERVE h2020 and Uppe-t Project in the framework of the plastic biorefinery and upcycling as part of the International Engineering PhD […]
From 21-25th August, UPLIFT was showcased during the 26th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering #CHISA2022 in Prague.
There, Chiara Siracusa, PhD at ACIB, presented part of her work within the UPLIFT project related to enzymatic hydrolysis of bio-based synthetic […]
THE UNIVERSITY OF AALBORG ORGANISES THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL ABOUT PLASTIC BIOREFINERY AND UPCYCLING
From August 22 to August 26 2022, the coordinator entity, the University of Aalborg (AAU) organised the first international summer school about biorefinery and upcycling.
The main core of this event was revolving around the biotechnological recycling of plastic waste, with […]
On June 22, the 6th European Bioplastics Research Network (EBRN) counted on the presence of the UPLIFT project. There, Alberto Barranca, researcher at AIMPLAS gave a quick presentation about the initiative in the framework of plastics and the European Union […]
From June 1 to June 3, our colleagues Filip Miketa and Ivona Miketa from Bio-Mi Sustainable Solutions gave a warm welcome to the consortium hosting the second General Assembly of the Uplift Project in Opatija, Croatia where the partners had […]
On May 11, 2022, our partner AIMPLAS attended the GEP-SLAP Conference in San Sebastián, Spain. There, Belén Monje, Chemical Technology Group Leader at AIMPLAS, showcased the initiative as part of its presentation regarding Novel biobased PLA copolymers for more sustainable […]
“Bioplastech is looking forward to increasing the rate of plastic recycling to contribute to the circular economy” – Interview with Bioplastech
What is the main innovation synthetic microbial strains will bring?
The concept of synthetic bacteria is increasingly attractive as we can artificially create a biocatalyst that can perform multiple desired functions. At Bioplastech, we strongly believe synthetic bacteria will make […]
On April 27, 2022, the three related projects UPLIFT, UPPE-T and PRESERVE collaborated again to host a new workshop in the framework of standardization and circular economy.
The session was divided into two parts. During the first one, the workshop counted […]
What is the role of Forschungszentrum Jülich within UPLIFT– Plastics? Interview with Forschungszentrum Jülich
Nick Wierckx, Professor at Forschungszentrum Jülich speaks in this interview about the main role in the projects as well as the main challenges and their contributions.
From March 1st to March 2nd, our partner AIMPLAS celebrated virtually the International Seminar Biotechnology Applied to the Plastic Sector.
The main topic of the session was revolving around the challenges and opportunities offered by biotechnology in the plastics sector in […]