Brazil-UK Industry Day: Chemical and Biotechnological Biorenewables Opportunities

3 September 2015, York, United Kingdom

Join us for this unique event to discuss Brazil-UK Biorenewables opportunities with senior Brazilian and UK researchers, major companies and other stakeholders.

Brazil now has the sixth largest chemical industry worldwide, the third largest cosmetics market, is a major life sciences and healthcare hub that grew by 35% in 3 years, and has a huge renewable and biodiverse resource base. York is a world leader in bio-based chemistry and biotechnology research and the combination of Brazil-UK green chemistry and biotechnology scientific expertise, resources and industrial investment offers enormous opportunities for novel solutions and new markets within the green economy.

This event will highlight:
• The Brazilian chemical and policy landscape
• Results and lessons learnt from successful UK-Brazil research and industrial collaborations
• Key opportunities for UK companies and research within the bio-based economy sector
Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence

C/F/106, Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence, Department of Chemistry, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, United Kingdom

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