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Facilities of Wageningen Food & Biobased Research

Biobased Products Innovation Plant

The Biobased Products Innovation Plant is a large R&D facility used by Wageningen Food & Biobased Research scientists to develop innovative processes to convert green raw materials (biomass) into biobased products.

In our Innovation Plant, we bring innovative ideas into reality, enabling R&D from laboratory towards pilot scale. Depending on your specific request we will deploy an optimal combination of experts, technologies and equipment in the fields of biorefinery, (chemical/microbial/enzymatic) conversion and materials processing. Want to know what our research can do for your biobased products? Check our online brochure www.wur.eu/bpip.

Research facility for postharvest technology and robotics

This facility researches the shelf life of fresh food products and the possibilities for the use of robots in the agri-food sector. In addition, it offers partners the opportunity to attend workshops, classes and meetings or organise their own.

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Restaurant of the Future

The Restaurant of the Future is not just a place to experiment with new food products, preparation methods and self-service systems, but also a facility allowing close observation of consumer eating and drinking behaviour.

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