The 10th edition of the International Conference on Renewable Resources & Biorefineries will take place in Valladolid, Spain, from Wednesday June 4 until Friday June 6, 2014. Delegates from university, industry, governmental and non-governmental organizations and venture capital providers will present their views on industrial biotechnology, sustainable (green) chemistry and agricultural policy related to the use of renewable raw materials for non-food applications and energy supply. The conference further aims at providing an overview of the scientific, technical, economic, environmental and social issues of renewable resources and biorefineries in order to give an impetus to the biobased economy and to present new developments in this area.
LEQUIA researchers will give two oral presentations:
- Formate addition enhances alcohol production in carboxidotrophic clostridia, by Sara Ramió Pujol
- Electrochemical enrichment of homoacetogenic mixed cultures for CO2 transformation into valuable products, by Pau Batlle Vilanova