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Sectors: Energy, Environment, Innovation, Research

Beneficiaries: Research centres, SMEs

Regions: European Union

Category: Call for Proposals


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WE Funding – Horizon 2020- Develop…
Funds for: Developing research and innovation in biomass resources
Main beneficiaries: Research centres

Responsible: European Commission


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Funds for: Developing research and innovation in biomass resources
Main beneficiaries: Research centres

Priorities and funded actions:

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–  BBI-CSA Bio-based Industries Coordination and Support action
> BBI-2019-SO4-S1: Assist brand owners to ‘switch to bio-based’;
> BBI-2019-SO4-S2: Establish methods and communication for applying mass balance principles to attribute biomass co-feedstock to products;
> BBI-2019-SO4-S3: Shaping the bio-based economy through a participatory approach;
> BBI-2019-SO4-S4: Empower SME clusters to bring SMEs ‘across the valley of death’
–  BBI-IA-DEMO Bio-based Industries Innovation action – Demonstration
> BBI-2019-SO1-D1: Scale-up conversion of lignin into valuable compounds for application in specific market sectors;
> BBI-2019-SO1-D2: Produce components for various materials, including for food and feed, from microalgae;
> BBI-2019-SO3-D3: Produce bio-based functional ingredients and additives for high-end markets;
> BBI-2019-SO3-D4: Demonstrate bio-based pesticides and/or biostimulant agents for sustainable increase in agricultural productivity;
–  BBI-IA-FLAG Bio-based Industries Innovation action – Flagship
> BBI-2019-SO1-F1: Valorise the organic fraction of municipal solid waste through an integrated biorefinery at the commercial level;
> BBI-2019-SO2-F2: Apply technological combinations to valorise all components of biomass feedstock;
> BBI-2019-SO3-F3: Produce high-performance bio-based alternatives to harmful products or processes to protect and enhance human health and the environment;
–  BBI-RIA Bio-based Industries Research and Innovation action;
> BBI-2019-SO1-R1: Use tree species and/or varieties to create new bio-based value chains;
> BBI-2019-SO2-R2: Develop breakthrough technologies to improve the cost-effectiveness and sustainability of pre-treatment steps within biorefining operations;
> BBI-2019-SO2-R3: Apply microorganisms and/or enzymes to resolve end-of-life issues of plastics;
> BBI-2019-SO2-R4: Develop surface or bulk treatments for improved wood-based materials;
> BBI-2019-SO2-R5: Convert plant oils and fats into safe high-added-value products for various applications including food and personal care;
> BBI-2019-SO2-R6: Improve biorefinery operations through process intensification and new end products;
> BBI-2019-SO2-R7: Model the composition of bio-based residual streams and its evolution to optimise its management and processing;
> BBI-2019-SO3-R8: Develop sustainable bio-based materials for high-volume consumer products;
> BBI-2019-SO3-R9: Develop bio-based fibres and/or functional molecules to improve the performance of textile products;
> BBI-2019-SO3-R10: Develop bio-based high-performance materials for various and demanding applications