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.



Let’s get to know ICECHIM better!

Did you know that ICECHIM is a new associate of the Biobased Industries Consortium? Mihaela Frincu had a nice talk with Innovation Engineering about the ICECHIM’s role in the framework of EXCornsEED and its contribution to the creation of a [...]


ICECHIM part of the BIC Consortium

ICECHIM is a new associate of the BIC consortium: The Biobased Industries Consortium, of the pillars of the EU Bioeconomy strategy (2012), dedicated to transforming renewable, natural resources into bio-based products through a programme of research and innovation (R&I) activities. [...]


CTA organizes the webinar ‘Train-the-trainer’ for the BBI JU ICT-BIOCHAIN project

CTA (Corporación Tecnológica de Andalucía) is organizing the webinar Train-the-trainer (2 April 2020) in the framework of the BBI JU ICT-BIOCHAIN Project. The aim of this event is to present the main output of the Project and introduce the STAR-ProBio [...]

EFIB 2020

  • Germany
  • 05/10/2020 - 06/10/2020

Global Bioeconomy Summit #GBS2020

  • Berlin, Germany
  • 19/11/2020 - 20/11/2020