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Wastewater treatment plants can become sustainable biorefineries

In the future, wastewater treatment plants can have a broader function by being converted into biorefineries.

New international collaboration provides dual doctorate degree

New international collaboration provides dual doctorate degree

New agreement with the University of Mazandaran in Iran leads to a dual doctorate degree

Fungi convert waste material into food, fuel and feed

The goal is to produce climate-smart materials--including a whole new source of protein.

Handwoven textiles, a step on the path to sustainable fashion?

Doctoral student David Goldsmith studied a slow-artisanal social enterprise in India that makes handloomed fashion fabrics.

Testing a new method for better thermosetting resin

Researchers have been developing thermosetting resins for several years from renewable materials: bio-based thermosetting resins.

Information literacy minimizes the risks of studying abroad

The ability to find, absorb and use information in a new and foreign context is of great importance in managing everyday life in a new country.

New instrument ensures quality in recycled concrete

It is possible to use recycled concrete as aggregate in new concrete. Now researchers will purchase a new instrument to ensure its quality.

New possibilities for analysing fibre in textile technology

A new instrument means fibre analysis is improved in both research and education. Its purpose is to spin fibres into thread; they can also be reused.

The textile reactor takes its place on the recycling landscape

A new type of reactor made of a textile material has found its way onto the market in different parts of the world.

Solving problems in the IT industry

Now, researchers from the University of Borås together with businesses have found solutions for the two groups to meet and work together.