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Carbiolice Wins European Industrial Biotech Award

CARBIOLICE is really proud for winning the 2019 most innovative European biotech, awarded by the European association EUROPA-BIO.

Innovation, commitment and passion are the DNA of CARBIOLICE’s teams daily work, awarded by this price as well. By campaigning for a circular economy of plastics, by promoting composting as a complementary solution to recycling and by allowing everyone to reduce the environmental impact of single-use plastics thanks to EVANESTO®, CARBIOLICE takes position as a committed actor for change in plastic consumption patterns and wastes end-of-life.

CARBIOLICE acts every day to make its product, EVANESTO®, embody an efficient solution for domestic composting of PLA-based plastics.

And the best is yet to come! With the commercialization of EVANESTO® planned for 2020, CARBIOLICE hopes to accompany many companies in their transition for more responsible and compostable solutions.

Nadia AUCLAIR, President of CARBIOLICE :

« I would like to thank the jury members for honoring us with this award. I would also like to warmly thank our teams in CARBIOLICE, and our shareholders, CARBIOS, Bpifrance and Limagrain Ingredients for their continuous support. I am convinced that our innovation, EVANESTO®, will offer a complementary solution to solve one of the most challenging environmental issues: plastic pollution. »


CARBIOLICE is a meaningful joint-venture established in 2016, based on the shared and complementary ambitions of CARBIOS, a green chemical company developing enzymatic technologies; of the SPI investment fund operated by Bpifrance; and LIMAGRAIN CÉRÉALES INGRÉDIENTS (LCI), a global seed company.

CARBIOLICE acts for sustainable development and circular economy to design, produce and commercialize patented biodegradation solutions to rethink single use plastics and packaging lifecycle… in order to achieve zero waste.