LUREDERRA offers its expertise and network of contacts in the extraction and purification of bio-based compounds such as bio-active compounds (pectin, polyphenols like oleuropein, anthocyanins, amino acids, etc.) from different agro-food industries by-products (olive oil production, winery, yogurt production, etc. with the aim of converting them into food supplements (for juices, marmalades, etc.), cosmetic additives, for nutraceutical sector, etc.
DESCRIPTION OF YOUR ORGANISATION:
Lurederra Technological Centre is a non-profit, private foundation which performs activities of Research & Technological Development on behalf of the industries and SMEs, followed by implementation of the innovations developed at their production sites. The main R&TD fields where Lurederra develops its activities are nanoparticles, functional composites and advanced-environment technologies.
In addition, Lurederra has a vast expertise in coordination and participation (7/22) in European project proposals from FP7 to Horizon 2020. However, we have not previously participated in projects from PRIMA calls.
The Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area will devise new R&I approaches to improve water availability and sustainable agriculture production in a region heavily distressed by climate change, urbanisation and population growth
The PRIMA programme is an Art.185 initiative supported and funded under Horizon 2020, the European Union’s Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.