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One of the new projects builds on knowledge from previous FACCE SURPLUS projects, focusing on Miscanthus as a leading crop for Marginal, Contaminated and industrially damaged Lands. Photo: Colourbox

2019.11.25 | News from the management

Six new projects selected in the 3rd FACCE SURPLUS call

Six projects have been selected for funding in the 3rd FACCE SURPLUS call which aims to complete the portfolio of projects and fill remaining research gaps.

Partners in PROWASTE will build a biorefinery concept for valorization of canola press cake and spent barley into protein and dietary fiber ingredients. Photo: Colourbox

2019.11.25 | Research news

Turning waste into valuable ingredients

Researchers and SMEs from four European countries have joined forces to build a biorefinery concept for valorization of canola press cake and spent barley into protein and dietary fiber ingredients.

Participants agreed that it is decisive to identify and include the right stakeholders in the preparation of a research project for its future valorisation. Photo: Colourbox

2019.11.25 | Knowledge exchange

Researchers and stakeholders met to tackle valorisation challenges

How to promote a real exchange between stakeholders and researchers to improve the latter understanding of the existing ways to put science into practice? This was the main challenge behind the organisation of the FACCE SURPLUS valorisation workshop that took place the 11th and 12th September in Ghent (Belgium).