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High-quality plant compounds for the food industry

The food industry has detected a growing consumer demand for natural flavourings and aromatics. Foo...

13 January 2016

Colourants from class II roses as high-quality raw material for the cosmetics industry

It is technically possible and looks promising from a market perspective to extract anthocyanins fr...

13 January 2016

Horticulture crops as a source of green crop protection products

The horticulture sector and the pesticide industry want to make crop protection more sustainable. I...

13 January 2016

Class 3 vegetables to class 1 food ingredients

From a public health perspective, there is a growing need for more vegetables and fibres in food. M...

7 January 2016

Healthy pasta from fruit and vegetable waste

A food manufacturer has expressed a wish to renew some of its products by enriching them with more fruit and vegetable ingredients...

15 December 2015

High quality feed from peppers

Several of our project partners see great opportunities for side streams in the pepper sector (such as fruit base, foliage and bin...

15 December 2015

Cardboard fibres from vegetable stems

At the end of the season, the stems of peppers, eggplants, cucumber and tomatoes are thrown out by the grower – often without re...

15 December 2015

Extract library

The wide biodiversity of plant compounds in Dutch horticultural crops is currently not easily accessible to the market segments me...

11 November 2015

Use of nutritional claims in horticultural business

Nutrition and health claims are gaining wider application in the food industry. At the same time companies in the horticultural se...

11 November 2015

Plant compounds in cut flowers and open-field vegetables

Plants contain a broad spectrum of complex compounds. They are an excellent green alternative to sy...

11 November 2015

Plant compounds in sidestream bell pepper cultivation

The bell pepper plant contains valuable compounds. They are an excellent green alternative for synt...

11 November 2015

Bio-refinery plant sidestream

Plant residues from greenhouse horticulture, ornamental horticulture and bulb production mainly con...

11 November 2015

Plant compounds in sidestream tomato cultivation

The tomato plant contains a number of valuable substances. They are an excellent green alternative ...

11 November 2015

Class 3 vegetables to Class 1 food ingredients

There are excellent opportunities for the further development of vegetable fibres as an ingredient ...

11 November 2015