Bright Beet Solutions

Sugar, 100% natural

Bio-based solutions made from sugar beet

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Sugar beet; source of innovation

Together with around 9,000 beet growers and 850 employees, we work on producing plant-based solutions for a sustainable future. This includes food products, animal feed, protein from beet foliage, biobased products, and green energy: Bright Beet Solutions. We work with passion to get the best out of the beets and to contribute together to a circular economy. There is no waste waste; we make optimal use of all parts of sugar beets.

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From sugar beet pulp to sustainable paper

23 October 2020

You will probably see them on supermarket shelves in March 2021: kilogram bags of Van Gilse granulated sugar packed in paper made from sugar beet pulp. This breakthrough sustainable innovation is a joint...

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Appeals Tribunal decision: Commercial linking wrinkles to sugar was misleading

20 October 2020

A television commercial by the Douglas perfumery chain linking wrinkles to sugar was misleading and dishonest, according to the Advertising Code Committee (RCC) and the Appeals Tribunal (CvB). We had lodged...

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Cosun Beet Company piloting “beet by barge” to reduce CO2 emissions

14 October 2020

Cosun Beet Company is holding a pilot project to transport sugar beet from south Limburg to the sugar factory in Dinteloord by barge during the current beet campaign. The pilot must determine whether this...

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7200

sugar beet growers

1136000 ton

sugar per annum

596 million

turnover in 2018

81600 ha

sugar beet area

54400 ton

daily beet processing

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