A novel biorefinery concept
for mushroom compost
The BIOrescue project aims to demonstrate a resource-efficient biorefinery concept
for mushroom compost that will allow its transformation into valuable bio-based
products such as bio-pesticides, biodegradable nano-carriers for drugs or fertiliser
encapsulation and bio-based horticultural fertilisers.
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Fostering knowledge transfer for a more circular economy: CENER’s role explained

Spain’s National Renewable Energy Centre is a key player in the deployment of innovative circular economy concepts in Europe.

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From mushroom compost to low-cost biopesticides: the BIOrescue recipe

On 8 June 2017, Inés del Campo presented the innovative biorefinery process currently developed within BIOrescue, at the 2nd Biopesticides Europe Conference in Madrid, Spain.

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BIOrescue project partners to visit Monaghan’s mushroom farm in Ireland

On 19 and 20 June 2017, BIOrescue project partners will meet at Monaghan Mushroom’s premises, in Ireland, to discuss latest progress on the development of the new biorefinery concept.

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Inés del Campo – Developing a circular economy concept for agricultural residues

Rising concerns about the depletion of fossil fuels have led the EU to promote the development of a circular economy in Europe, based on the creation of more sustainable products and processes.

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14 February 2017 / Dublin, Ireland

Innovate Ireland Conference and Exhibition

During its presentation entitled “Developing Enzyme Technology to Invest in a Sustainable Future”, Darragh Gaffney from Monaghan Mushrooms will present the solutions developed for enzyme production, immobilisation and recovery within the BIOrescue project and explain the various uses of enzyme technology for the creation of a circular economy in the mushroom industry.

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31 January 2017 / Dublin, Ireland

National Sustainability Summit 2017

The BIOrescue project and novel biorefinery process will be introduced to an audience of around 1000 researchers and industry representatives by Darragh Gaffney from Monaghan Mushrooms at the Irish National Sustainability Summit.

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