Final Press Release (Mar. 2021)
This final press relase marks the finalisation of the Carbon4PUR project. It gives a brief summary of the achievements made by the partners during the project including quotes from selected representatives.
Prof. Mark Saeys from the University of Gent has been invited to an interview by EngineeringNet, a flemish engineering magazine. Therein, he talks about CCU, CCS and DAC and highlights the concept of geo-engineering in view of CO2 emissions.
Carbon4PUR has been elected as the Project of the Month of February 2020 by the editorial board of research*eu, CORDIS’ magazine highlighting results from the projects funded by the EU’s framework programmes for research and innovation.
“Team CO2” made up of Carbon4PUR partners from Covestro and RWTH Aachen have been nominated for the German President’s Award 2019 for the innovative CCU technology platform used within Carbon4PUR.
Sueddeutsche Zeitung Newspaper Article (Jul. 2019)
The German Newspaper “Sueddeutsche Zeitung”published an article entitled “How Companies use CO2 as a raw material. Therein, Covestro’s vision of CO2-based polymers for, e.g., matresses or polymer fibres is highlighted and Carbon4PUR is presented.
COVESTRO Press Release (Jan. 2019)
On the occasion of the finalization of our Carbon4PUR project video and as an invitation to the Stakeholder Event in 2019, COVESTRO has published a press release entitled “European industry fosters CO2 reutilization”.
Carbon4PUR has been highlighted by SusChem as a success story of the use of CO2 as an alternative feedstock for the chemical industry.
COVESTRO Press Release (Oct. 2017)
At the beginning of the Carbon4PUR project COVESTRO has published a press release entitled “Europeans join forces on CO2”.
DECHEMA Press Release (Oct. 2017)
At the beginning of the Carbon4PUR project the DECHEMA has published a press release.