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.



BIOZOON presented EXCornsEED at the Waste2Value networking meeting

The progress of EXCornsEED project and the results achieved so far were presented at the Waste2Value event by Ann-Kristin Schwarze from Biozoon. The event has been organized by the Industrial Biotechnology Bavarian (IBB) and it took place in Martinsried (Germany) [...]


EXCornsEED networking with other EU projects

EXCornsEED is building a strong network with other ongoing funded projects starting from the BIOPEN community and other projects in which the partners are already involved. Just to make an example, currently Innovation Engineering (INNEN) and CREA: Consiglio per la [...]


EXCornsEED at the ICCT Conference (15-17 April 2019, Czech Republic)

ENVIRAL A.S. presented EXCornsEED at ICCT, the International Conference on Chemical Technology, which was held in Mikulov (Czech Republic) from 15th to 17th April 2019. The aim of the conference is to promote discussion and encourage the cooperation of the [...]

EFIB 2019

  • Brussels (Belgium)
  • 30/09/2019 - 02/10/2019