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: Bioenergy at Drax, 10 July 2015

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Where there’s muck there’s brass: high value products from agricultural waste

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Where there’s muck there’s brass: high value products from agricultural waste

BioVale guest article reports on panel discussion with NFU, BDC, UCL and others on high-value products from agri-wastes.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

Case Study

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

High-value chemicals from household waste

Case Study

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

Scaling up the production of chemicals from algae

Case Study

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