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  • Project Description

    This project works on an innovative, cost-effective technology for maximizing aquatic biomass-based (e.g. algae) molecules for food, feed and cosmetic applications to make the EU less dependent on import in a sustainable way.

    Poroject Lead: Asociación de Investigación de la Industria (AITEX)

  • Geographical Information

    Region: Europe

    Country: Spain

    City/Town: Cadiz

  • Project Boundaries

    Timeline Start - End: 2017-01-06 - 2017-05-31

    Project Status: Completed

    Project Budget: 4503578.91 €

    Funding source: 58% H2020

  • Websites

  • Technological Information


    - Research (CCU)

    - Life cycle assessment (LCA)

    - Impact assessment

    - CCU

    CO2 Source: Atmospheric CO2

    CCU Tecnology Category: Utilization

    Info On Utilization:

    - Biological conversion

    End TRL: 5

  • Technological Details

    CO2 capture/Utilization:

    Production Volume:

  • Product Information

    Product Categories:

    - Food/Feed

    - Consumer goods

    - Chemicals

    - Biomass

    Specific Product(s): micro- and macroalgae based food (Spirulina platensis and Nannochloropsis sp.), feed and cosmetic sectors, with improved properties and high added value

  • Partners

    - CPCFeed

    - Henkel

    - Soria Natural

    - AtSeaNova


    - Feyecon

    - VITO

    - Tecnología y conocimiento para la competitividad de la industria alimentaria (CNTA)

    - Biopolis

    - CTAQUA