BCIC 2015

The Bio-Composites in Construction international conference will be held on May 21st & 22nd 2015 at the Society of Chemical Industry in London. The conference will bring together both academics and industrialists from around the world to report and discuss the latest developments on topics incorporating the entire bio-composite value chain – from raw materials to finished products, from science to commercial realisation. The event is supported as part of the EU project, INNOBITE and is free for all participants.
Visit the site: www.bcic2015.com
BCIC welcomes potential interested speakers from both academia and industry to review the conference topics and submit an abstract for consideration (closing date for abstracts is Monday, March 9th 2015).
View the topics here
Registration for attendees will open at a later date but you can register your interest to receive notification of registration opening.

INNOBITE M24 Meeting

Exergy attends the INNOBITE Month 24 Regular Meeting that will be held in Tampere (Finland) on 16th and 17th of September 2014.
Organized by VTT, the meeting will focus on:
To review and discuss the results achieved during the last 6 months after the Regular Meeting M18 held in San Sebastian.
To coordinate the exchange of materials among partners
To report the project progress for each work package

INNOBITE´s 1st Workshop

INNOBITE Project held its 1st Workshop in September 2013
During INNOBITE’s first year running, a workshop  took place on  the 16th of September 2013 in Zurich. The workshop topic  was “Biorefinery and Nanocellulose” and the following groups participated as lecturers: EMPA, Tecnalia, CIMV and ECOPULP .
This workshop has been an opportunity to exchange knowledge and experience in important aspects of the project, such as the biorefinery concept and market, green chemicals from wood, lignin-based molecules, lignin-based thermoplastics and types of nanocellulose, its production methods, commercial initiatives and applications.
Source: www.innobite.eu


Exergy lead Exploitation & Dissemination Activities for INNOBITE Project. This project started in September 2011 and it has a duration of 3 years. The project proposes new solutions to increase the efficiency of these two natural resources, transforming them into key additives for applications in the field of sustainable construction.

INNOBITE is a collaborative project co-funded by the European Community Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) and it has received funding from the European Union, under Grant Agreement Nº: 308.465.
Useful links: www.innobite.eu