Deutschland-Nederland BIVAC


Aiming at resource efficient, environmentally sound and sustainable production this industry-driven project addresses the development of novel, economically interesting products and processes based on waste streams originating from the cabbage and wood production. Envisioned products include health-promoting food additives, fermentable sugars allow to drive production of
High-value compound astaxanthin, enzymatically optimized feed-additives as well as tannins for the leather producing industry. In the consortium partners from industry and academia a brought together located a very different positions of the value chains of the agricultural and food/feed industry.


Planned project costs

2.446.723,89 €

Project Duration

1.7.2017 - 30.6.2021


Increase of cross-border innovation in the programme area

Lead Partner

Phytowelt GreenTechnologies GmbH

Project partners

Hochschule Rhein-Waal, BioTreatCenter VOF - Greenport Venlo, Grassa, Biorefinery Solutions BV, NewFoss BV, CLIB2021,


Financer Amount
NewFoss BV 29.521,40 €
Phytowelt GreenTechnologies GmbH 216.679,47 €
Provincie Gelderland 24.900,00 €
Hochschule Rhein-Waal 31.410,33 €
Grassa 140.087,80 €
MWIDE NRW 296.433,00 €
EFRE / EFRO 1.220.888,35 €
Provincie Limburg 51.698,00 €
Provincie Noord-Brabant 41.975,00 €
BioTreatCenter VOF - Greenport Venlo 30.903,75 €
Biorefinery Solutions BV 112.414,29 €
CLIB2021 71.952,50 €
Ministerie van Economische Zaken en Klimaat 177.860,00 €