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Sustainable biomaterials from wheat bran and wheat straw


The goal if this project is production of new sustainable biomaterials from agricultural waste using filamentous fungi.

Start date

2018-09-01

End date

2019-09-30

The filamentous fungi will be grown on the waste. The obtained material will be subjected to compression molding process. The materials will be characterised by mechanical and thermal tests and the properties will be compared to commercially available materials used in construction, tableware, and decoration materials.