Annually, over 15 million tonnes of waste are produced by canola oil and brewing industries in Europe. Current use of these side-streams as feed seriously undervalues their potential for improved economics and ecology. With simple fractionation methods, food-grade compounds could be isolated and sold to the food processing market as valuable nutrients. The challenge is to combine existing technologies into a robust, inexpensive and effective process suitable for varying and scattered material streams coming from small-scale units.
The objectives of Prowaste are:
*At the time of the proposal. Please consider this data as an accurate estimate; it may vary during the project’s lifespan.
Total costs include in kind contribution by grant holders and can therefore be higher than the total requested funding.