Publications

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Black Soldier Fly Production AgriGrub A case study about Insect Farming at the Hub - Using Food By Products to produce more valuable end products
Valorisation of Plastic and Organic Waste Cambond A Case Study about a proprietary plant resin technology that can be used to replace oil–based resins in the manufacture of composites
Indoor Vertical Farming Innovation Agri-Tech Group A Case Study about pioneering solutions in the vertical farming sector that boost harvests while reducing costs and carbon emissions
Inventory of Horticultural By-products in UK, BE & NL EU Interreg 2Seas BioBoost This inventory has been produced on behalf of BioBoost to gain an insight into the by-products of the horticultural industry. The aim of this inventory is to gain a better understanding of the three regions involved: Flanders region around Roeselare (Belgium), Westland region (Netherlands) and Lea Valley (UK)
Inventory of Horticultural By-Products; Annex 1 EU Interreg 2Seas BioBoost A survey monkey short questionnaire called “A survey to identify waste reduction options in the horticultural sector” was carried out by NIAB in the UK in 2017 to further the aims of the BioBoost Inventory
Inventory of Horticultural By-Products; Annex 2 EU Interreg 2Seas BioBoost In this excel spreadsheet designed by the BioBoost partnership crop data are collected and information about waste streams for each of the BioBoost partner regions
Information about Circular Economy in UK, BE & NL EU Interreg 2Seas BioBoost The Inventory for the Strategy aims to act as a signposting document highlighting where to find information about the circular economy in the three regions, including current policy, what is working and what is not working. It aims to be complimentary to the Strategy Document
Valorisation Strategy for UK, BE & NL EU Interreg 2Seas BioBoost A Strategy for Accelerating Sustainable Valorisation of Unused Crops and Co-products. This document is intended to inform national governments and stakeholders in the 2 Seas Interreg regions towards optimal strategy to identify and reduce wasteful practices and to develop economically viable practices to valorise co-products and waste; producing new products that can be used by business and customers. Ultimately it is hoped that this will inform and impact on legislation at national and EU level
BioBoost Pilot Insect Farming Report EU Interreg 2Seas BioBoost This report is a summary of the experiments carried out in the framework of the BioBoost project by Inagro, Vives and NIAB - Lab scale and pilot scale experiments with mealworm and black soldier fly
BioBoost Pilot Green Pesticide Report EU Interreg 2Seas BioBoost This report is a summary of the experiments carried out in the framework of the BioBoost project by NIAB, MicrobioNIAB has led the green pesticide trials as part of the BioBoost project in the UK.
BioBoost Pilot Cosmetic Report EU Interreg 2Seas BioBoost Biotransformation of Coffee, Walnut, Blackcurrant and Blackberry Waste for new Colourants - This report is a summary of the experiments carried out in the framework of the BioBoost project