“Releasing the potential of feathers to foster circularity in agriculture”

Our solution will reduce waste generated by the poultry sector while also substituting fossil-based materials currently used in agriculture by renewable ones.”

Sarah Montes from CIDETEC Surface Engineering, coordinator of UNLOCK

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UNLOCK designs and demonstrates an economically and environmentally sustainable supply-chain for a feather-based bioeconomy which will generate innovative functional materials for agricultural applications

UNLOCK joins European Bioeconomy Networks!

UNLOCK has joined of two significant European networks of the bioeconomy sector, namely Biorefine Clus ...
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Why bother with feather waste?

In Europe only, it is 3.6 million tonnes of feather waste generated by the poultry industry each year. Discover why it is so important to valorise this waste stream!
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European consortium will UNLOCK the potential of feathers to foster circularity in agriculture

15 partners from 7 EU countries will work together to transform waste from the poultry industry into bio-based products for agricultural applications.
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April 28, 2021

UNLOCK has officially started!

Driven by a great motivation, all 15 partners of UNLOCK connected togethers on 28th April 2021 to launch this four-year project, funded by the
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UNLOCK designs and demonstrates an economically and environmentally sustainable supply-chain for a feather-based bioeconomy which will generate innovative functional materials for agricultural applications

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