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Discussions during the FACCE SURPLUS end term meeting in Düsseldorf in november 2018. Photo: Forschungszentrum Jülich / Wilhelm-Peter Schneider.

2019.12.16 | Events

FACCE SURPLUS final conference: all about bioeconomy

FACCE SURPLUS will hold its final celebratory conference on February 26th 2020 in Brussels (Belgium). The objective of this encounter is to display not only FACCE SURPLUS achievements but also the recent developments of European bioeconomy. Dr. Christian Patermann, the “father” of bioeconomy has already confirmed his participation.

The SUPERVALUE project investigates how fruit that is not suitable for consumption, cow manure, cheese whey or sewage sludge can be utilized to produce an added value. Photo: Colourbox.

2019.12.16 | Research news

Can rotten fruit be turned into cold or cow manure become a liquid fuel?

Fruit that is not suitable for consumption, cow manure, but also cheese whey or sewage sludge – these are all examples of wet waste streams produced daily in very large volumes. The partners in the SUPERVALUE project investigate how they can be utilized to produce an added value.