Results transferred to be scale

The results of the first tests carried out in the microbrewery in Boecillo (Spain) to test and evaluate the efficiency of reusing the YE  and B-glucan in the brewery process, have been transferred to be scaled. AB InBev is already

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BDI biotech participated in the EFIB2019

On the 1st and 2nd of October, members of BDI Biotech attended the EFIB, the leading market annual event in Europe for Industrial Biotechnology and the Bioeconomy. Taking place in Belgium, The event included different workshops, speakers and networking activities.

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First tests carried out in the microbrewery

The results of the first tests carried out in the microbrewery in Boecillo (Spain) BDI biotech to test and evaluate the efficiency of reusing the yeast extract and B-glucan in the brewery process, have been transferred to be scaled. Anheuser-Busch

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European Commission visited

On May 28th and 29th we had the pleasure of receiving a visit from the European Commission. These two days focused on explaining all the progress made with The LIFE Yeast Program. The first day focused on the financial review,

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Agrobiotech Conference

On 25th April 2019, members of BDI technology attended a workshop dedicated to the role of biotechnology in the agri-food sector. The event was organised by Asebio; The Spanish Association of Bio Companies. The workshop was an ideal opportunity for

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Circular economy and sustainable proteins

The LIFE YEAST and LIFE REFRESHMENT projects were showcased during the New Food Conference, organized by Proveg in Berlin, last March 21st and 22nd, 2019. Our partner AB InBev had a booth there, to show the ingredients developed from the upcycling

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Pilot demonstration to brewers and students

On the 22nd March 2019, the Knighthood of the Brewers’ Paddle were visiting Jupille’s brewery in Belgium. The teams of LIFE YEAST, LIFE REFRESHMENT and LIFE BEVERAGE were present and used the occasion to organize a pilot demonstration event. The various

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Agrotechnology day focuses on fish feed

On 21th February at Agricultural Technology Institute of Castilla y León (ITACyL) a workshop dedicated to the agrotechnology day took place, “Alternative raw materials in Feeds for Aquaculture”. The objective of this workshop was to present the latest research on

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Colleagues from BDi Biotechnology attended the 14 th edition of National Congress on the Environment (Conama) took place on 26-29 November 2018 in Madrid (Spain). The conference was the benchmark for dialogue on environmental policy and innovation in Spain. The

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LIFE YEAST in the Biospain 2018

BDi participated with a stand at the 9th International Meeting on Biotechnology, BIOSPAIN 2018, celebrated from 25 to 27 September 2018 in Sevilla (Spain). BIOSPAIN is the largest biotech event organized by a national bioindustry association in Europe with more

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Installation of a microbrewery

In May 2018, the final phase of the installation of the microbrewery plant took place at BDi Biotechnology facilities and the Site Acceptance Test (SAT) was successfully completed on June 4th. With a microbrewery at the facilities of BDi Biotechnology,

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First LIFE YEAST monitoring meeting

On May 3, 2018 the first monitoring visit of the LIFE YEAST project took place at the BDi Biotechnology facilities in Valladolid. The meeting was attended by Estibaliz Gabilondo from the NEEMO external monitoring team representing the European Commission, the

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Factory acceptance test of the microbrewery

On December 20, 2017 the LIFE YEAST project team accomplished a successful factory acceptance test for the microbrewery which is going to be installed at BDi Biotechnology facilities. The microbrewery is required to produce the amounts of brewers’ spent yeast

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First steering board meeting

On December 19, 2017 the steering board of the LIFE YEAST project came together in Valladolid at the facilities of BDi Biotechnology. During this meeting the technical progress on the project during the last 5 months was presented to the

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