Factsheet: European Technology Platform for Sustainable Chemistry (SusChem)

European Technology Platform for Sustainable Chemistry (SusChem)

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SusChem is the European Technology Platform for Sustainable Chemistry. It was created in 2004 as a joint initiative between Cefic, DECHEMA, EuropaBio, GDCh, ESAB and RSC. SusChem addresses challenges that are specific to Research and Innovation in the European chemical industry and in the industrial biotechnology industries. It favours a value-chain vision, in full coordination with other industries and ETPs and in connection to the societal challenges expressed in the Innovation Union and in Horizon2020. SusChem contributed significantly to the establishment the Sustainable Process Industry through Resource and Energy Efficiency (SPIRE) Public-Private Partnership (PPP) which has been launched as part of the Horizon2020 framework programme.
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Stimulate sustainable chemistry.

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