Leader of WP2, responsible for developing protein based coating. Support in formulation development and coating characterization. Application of coatings in pilot scale will be conducted using Fraunhofer facilities.
UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD
Microbial production of natural polymers including PHAs and bacterial cellulose.
UNIVERSIDAD DE ALICANTE
Characterization of biopolymers and determination of structural, mechanical, chemical, termal and functional properties por specific applications.
CONSORZIO PROSCIUTTO DI PARMA
Support to market requirements definition, as well as properties of the materials. Developed coatings will be tested in shelf-life studies for products of the firm.