Discovering new types of marine Surfactants and Emulsifiers that are natural and sustainably sourced.
Marine microbes as a source of novel biosurfactants and bioemulsifiers.
Welcome to MARISURF!
|Title:||MARISURF – NOVEL, SUSTAINABLE MARINE BIO-SURFACTANT / BIO-EMULSIFIES FOR COMMERCIAL EXPLOITATION|
|Duration:||September 2015 – August 2020 (60 months)|
||12 partners from 6 countries|
||HERIOT WATT UNIVERSITY (HWU), UK|
The expected impact of the project is to increase the efficiency of discovery pipelines, the development of more economic and eco-friendly end-products and finally in contributing to the implementation of the objectives of the EU Blue Growth.
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Marisurf Press release and relevant articles
A Marisurf press release was issued on April 21 https://www.hw.ac.uk/news/articles/2021/marine-alternatives-for-petrochemicals-in.htm summarising progress with the project.
The Euresearcher magazine published an article which focussed on the Marisurf end user perspective and their requirements for […]
End of Project report
The project was extended until end February 2021 due to COVID working restrictions in 2020 . This allowed the 3 Marisurf end users – Nanoimmunotech, Marlow Foods and APIVITA – […]