PROJECT: CAFB - Combined Agro-Forest Biorefinery


Project: CAFB -  Combined Agro-Forest Biorefinery



Project aim:

Development of processes for optimization and efficient utilization of domestic waste- and residual materials from the pulp- and paper industry as well as from agricultural ressources.


Project results:

Efficient processes for production of different liquid energy carriers like butanol or ethanol from agro-industrial residual streams in laboratory scale.


Project partner:

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria

Kompetenzzentrum Holz GmbH




The project CAFB - Combined Agro-Forest Biorefinery is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and the province of Upper Austria.

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