Learn about the bioeconomy

Learn about the bioeconomy

We are hosting a series of events with partner organisation BioVale to help businesses understand the opportunities available within the bioeconomy. Next up: Anaerobic Digestion, 29 April 2015

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International bioeconomy conference comes to York in June 2015

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International bioeconomy conference comes to York in June 2015

Taking place from 3-5 June, it will provide an opportunity to share research insights relating to the bioeconomy.Latest news

Check out our facilities

Check out our facilities

Read all about our open access facilities that have been set up with a breadth of projects in mind, such as breeding new types of plants, turning biomass into energy or improving cosmetic products
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Cashing in the chips

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Cashing in the chips

The BDC has been working with Landplan on modelling effective processes for wood chip drying, and has helped fund the equipment to dry them.Case study

Scaling up the production of chemicals from algae

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Scaling up the production of chemicals from algae

British Algoil has won a grant to develop their proto-type with us, which includes optimising growing conditions for algae.Case study

High-value chemicals from household waste

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High-value chemicals from household waste

Read all about our work with Wilson BioChemicals to turn household waste into high-value chemicals and fuels using steam treatmentCase study