Avantium awarded €0.76 million EU funding for its participation in the Rebiolution project
AMSTERDAM, 16 August 2023, 06:30 hrs CEST – Avantium N.V., a leading technology provider in renewable chemistry, announces that it has been awarded a €0.76 million grant by the EU Horizon Europe programme for its participation in the research and development programme Rebiolution. This programme aims to design and synthetize biobased and biodegradable polyester blends based on FDCA (furandicarboxylic acid) and other biobased monomers, to be used as plastic coating for food packaging and for mulch films for agricultural applications. The €0.76 million grant will be paid out in tranches to Avantium over a period of three years, starting in June 2023.
 Rebiolution stands for ‘Novel biodegradable, REcyclable, BIO-based and safe plastic polymers with enhanced circuLar properties for food packaging and agricUltural applicaTIONs’
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