While studying the possibilities for materials development using our various substances under investigation sometime we also get inspired to make works of art (or at least craft). Some examples are shown below. These objects will be on display at an upcoming exhibition
Pictures at an exhibition
Here are some pictures taken at the TU Delft 175 year anniversary Research Exhibition @TUDelft175. Our exhibit was quite popular & anyway it is fun to explain what we are trying to achieve. (pictures by S.J. Picken, except
TU Delft Research Exhibition
Research by Slimy Green Stuff BV will feature at the TU Delft Research Exhibition next week. This is to celebrate the 175th anniversary of TU Delft. See here about the Research Exhibition. The specific project we are involved with is this one.
Advanced ALE extraction
Our new extraction technology is producing nicer looking ALE (Alginate Like Exopolymer) (photo Mark van Loosdrecht) Acid ALE classical extraction (left), and using various advanced extraction technologies.
News about NEO-alginate
There have been a few articles about NEO-alginate recently, (NEO-alginate = ‘Nereda Opgewekt Alginaat’ = made from Nereda® granular sludge). See this one in Dutch from STOWA (Dutch association for applied water-management research) Also in Dutch in “De Ingenieur” (Dutch engineering
Just an impression of our weekly meetings and some random samples we are working on. Stephen J. Picken, Justin Kok, Jure Zlopasa, Mark C.M. van Loosdrecht Various samples.
Article about us in C2W
There was an article about us ins the Chemisch Weekblad (C2W), 16th March 2017, see here, apologies that it is in Dutch only.
Delft Green applied at Reinier de Graaf Gasthuis, Delft
The Slimy Green Stuff curing compound Delft Green has been used the Reinier de Graaf Gasthuis hospital in Delft for their new parking garage. The coating was applied by company NGCM (Henkjan Gilbers). This featured in various local newspapers and in the
NGCM launches Delft Green
The concrete curing compound Delft Green developed by Slimy Green Stuff is now available on the market. See the website of NGCM. Picture and video of the application of the curing compound: video
A future without waste
Vice recently visited the Environmental Biotechnology group for the documentary ‘Microbros’ (from 12:50 onwards). Our work on alginate was also discussed in this documentary. Microbros: Bacteriën, een toekomst zonder afval Door ALEJANDRO TAUBER 15 November 2016 // 11:17 AM CET