Separation, fractionation and isolation
of biologically active natural substances
from corn oil  and other side streams
to be used in food,  specialty chemicals
and cosmetic markets.


The EXCornsEED project aims to exploit the convergence between science, chemistry, biology,
engineering and biotechnology tools for the creation of new knowledge and innovative applications
to develop and validate an integrated process of innovative and highly sustainable extraction,
purification and concentration technologies to be applied to biorefineries side streams.

The objectives are the recovery of proteins and several other bio-active compounds
and the preparation of these as ingredients for food, specialty chemicals and cosmetics markets.



EXCornsEED project video!

We are proud to present the EXCornsEED project video! The video has been realized by Innovation Engineering with the precious collaboration of the whole consortium. It shortly explains the EXCornsEED project, its impact and all the progresses achieved so far.


A great opportunity for SMEs of Bioeconomy and Agri-food fields!

The Business Support Programme (BSP) that is implemented under the MPowerBIO BBI Project, where CTA is a partner, aims to provide customized training to small and medium-sized enterprises broader fields of bioeconomy and agri-food who are looking to secure the [...]


Getting to know our partners: Technological Corporation of Andalusia (CTA)

EXCornsEED project had a nice talk with Marta Macías about the CTA contribution to the creation of a circular bioeconomy in Europe. Please describe a short bio of your professional background I am a chemical engineer and Innovation consultant at [...]

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