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1st BBNet sandpit workshop, leading to £50K for POC . Registration is now closed.

Published on 09/08/19 · Categorised as News & Updates

We are pleased to announce the first BBNet workshop/sandpit that will be held from 9-10 October 2019 at the Park Inn by Radisson York City Centre, North Street, York, UK. For more information visit the Events page      

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 […]

BBNet BIV 1st Round of Funding. Application deadline 20th September 2019

Published on 08/11/18 · Categorised as News & Updates

We are pleased to announce the 1st call for BIV. We offer vouchers (up to £20,000) to be used to encourage and support collaboration between academics and industrialists within the BBSRC NIBB framework.  The collaboration can be any defined piece of work by the academic partner for the industrial partner. These vouchers are intended to […]

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 09/08/19

1st BBNet sandpit workshop, leading to £50K for POC . Registration is now closed.

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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 08/11/18

BBNet BIV 1st Round of Funding. Application deadline 20th September 2019

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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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