Development and production of products with natural active ingredients from horseradish plant waste using environmentally-friendly technology

Academic head of project management: Vasas Gábor

  • Title of project: Természetes hatóanyag alapú termékek fejlesztése és előállítása torma növényi hulladékból környezetbarát technológiával
  • Type of grant: Norway Grants
  • Description: The region around Debrecen is one of the largest producers of horseradish in the world. The main objective of the project is to dispose of the large quantity of plant waste created during horseradish production using environmentally-friendly technology and to use it as raw material for new food industry and agricultural products. At the same time, the study for the use of the horseradish essential oil in new areas also takes place.
  • The duration of the project: January 1, 2015 – April 30, 2016
  • Actual total costs: 125.929.200 (HUF)
  • Type of research: Basic
  • Consortium details:
    • Lead applicant: Kelet-Product Zrt
    • Consortium partner: University of Debrecen

Updated: 2017.08.15.

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