Category: News & Updates

New POC Call up to £50K

Published on 03/07/20 · Categorised as News & Updates

BBNet is pleased to announce the launch of a Proof of Concept (POC) funding competition. Eligible applicants are invited to submit research proposals with a maximum value of £50,000 in subject areas that fall within the remit of BBNet. Application deadline: 30 September 2020   For more information go to “Funding”  

1st BBNet International Conference “Bio-manufacturing on the road to a net zero carbon economy” Postponed

Published on 09/01/20 · Categorised as News & Updates

The 1st BBNet Conference has been postponed until further notice, so watch this space! We are hoping to make this a stimulating conference with updates from policy makers, industrialists and academics on the  progress and direction of biomanufacturing on the road to a net zero carbon economy. There will be invited speakers from the UK […]

LBNet/BBNet report: “Plastics in the Bioeconomy” is now available

Published on 05/05/19 · Categorised as LBNet, News & Updates

This report was commissioned by the LBNet, a phase I NIBB, and the  newly funded Biomass Biorefinery Network (BBNet), a Phase II BBSRC NIBB.  This report summarises: The current status of compostable plastics; How the market for compostable plastics could grow; What the most suitable biomass resources are that could be used as feedstock; and […]

Highlights from the “UK Top Bio-based Chemicals Opportunities” report

Published on 31/05/18 · Categorised as News & Updates

The UK government should focus on 10 specific bio-based chemicals, in order to boost industrial growth, jobs, trade and investment in the UK, says a new report. Bio-based chemicals represent a dynamic area of innovation in the UK, which could become a world leader in this emerging industry. The UK has an important research lead […]

The LBNet “UK Top Bio-based Chemicals Opportunities” full report available here!

Published on 22/05/18 · Categorised as LBNet, News & Updates

The UK Top Bio-based Chemicals Opportunities report, commissioned by LBNet to E4tech, identifies ten bio-based chemicals where the UK could focus resources for maximum impact. These all present a clear long-term business opportunity for the UK, driven by a real demand for sustainable chemicals, where the UK already has strong foundations, and with the business and research […]

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Published on 03/07/20

New POC Call up to £50K

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Published on 09/01/20

1st BBNet International Conference “Bio-manufacturing on the road to a net zero carbon economy” Postponed

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Published on 05/05/19

LBNet/BBNet report: “Plastics in the Bioeconomy” is now available

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Published on 31/05/18

Highlights from the “UK Top Bio-based Chemicals Opportunities” report

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Published on 22/05/18

The LBNet “UK Top Bio-based Chemicals Opportunities” full report available here!

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