The ERA-NET Bio-based Industries (BBI) has launched a call for transnational research proposals. Deadline for proposal submission is September 7, 2017.
Short Call Abstract
The call focuses on the acceleration of the development of (new) sustainable value chains from biomass feedstock supply via efficient processing, to the acceptance and application of bio-based products in the end-markets.
It refocuses on the need to better integrate biomass feedstock suppliers on the front end of the chain to create a demand for biomass feedstock from biorefining processes.
Strategic orientations: Feedstock, Process, Products, and Market uptake.
A number of topics in the call foresee aspects such as:
• Environmental, economic and social assessment of solutions using Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) methodologies.
• Provision of business models, marketing strategies
• Assessment of economic viability and sustainability
Further aspects are:
• Analysis of regulatory requirements
Specific participation requirements
Please refer to the call text for further information.