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AdCofInov (Innovating coupling technologies for Adding Coffee waste value)

Selective extraction of high added value molecules from coffee pulp waste, by innovative membrane and separation technologies

Quality Society Transformation Polyphenol/phenoloc compounds Value chain Coffee Coffea
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Abstract

Support for a research project aimed at identifying the potential of membrane and separation technologies for the treatment of coffee pulp. Two aspects are addressed: (i) identifying toxic compounds contained in the pulp and ensuring their removal to ensure direct use of the waste and (ii) extracting/separating/concentrating targeted compounds with high added value.
The PhD involved in this project will be in charge of the research activities (understanding and innovation - mainly tasks 3, 4, 5 and 6).
This project is linked to an ANR project which is dedicated to a technical feasibility study of coffee pulp processing (mainly tasks 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7)

Project Number : 1403-079

Year : 2014

Type of funding : AAP

Project type : AAP OS

Start date :
01 Oct 2015

End date :
30 Sep 2018

Flagship project :
Non

Project leader :
Manuel Dornier

Project leader's institution :
InstitutAgro

Project leader's RU :
QUALISUD

Budget allocated :
135000 €

Total budget allocated ( including co-financing) :
135000 €

Funding :
Labex