News & events

20.05.2019

Biobased nanocarriers to cure plant diseases for the first time

The Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research in Mainz has just delivered a double novelty to the scientific world: nanocarriers made of “waste”, which release drugs in a way that cured a plant disease for the first time.

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02.05.2019

2 billion programme for agriculture launched by European Investment Bank

The European Investment Bank (EIB), the EU bank, announced today the launch of a loans package of nearly EUR 1 billion for agriculture and the bioeconomy. The sum will be matched by the implementing financial institutions, thereby mobilizing close to EUR 2 billion of long-term financing for companies in the sector.

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26.04.2019

BIOrescue process presented in Madrid

On 24 April, BIOrescue partner CENER (National Renewable Energy Centre of Spain), represented by Goizeder Barberena Ibañez, introduced its activities and results at the Third forum for Agricultural Biotechnology in Madrid.

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04 April 2019 / Brussels, Belgium

Towards a circular agro-food industry

After three years of work, partners are looking forward to sharing their findings and debating on the future European policy framework to foster the adoption of circular business practices in the agro-food industry at the occasion of project’s final policy conference that will be held on 4 April 2019 in Brussels (Thon Hotel EU, rue de la Loi 75).

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28 February 2019 / Mainz, Germany

Building sustainable value chains for the bio-based industry

Looking towards the project’s end, the BIOrescue consortium is pleased to invite all interested stakeholders, including partners from other biorefinery projects, to discuss the challenges and opportunities arising from the exploitation of sustainable biomass sources in Europe for the commercialisation of new bio-based products.

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11 October 2018 / Madrid, Spain

Towards a circular bioeconomy in Spanish industry

The event will be the chance for industry professionals, researchers and decision makers to discover the process developed within the EU-funded BIOrescue project to exploit the potential of unused biomass in the mushroom industry.

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