According to the European Coffee Federation, Europeans consume 2.5 million tonnes of coffee per year, around 725 million cups of coffee. Approximately 50% of coffee beans are used in instant coffee manufacturing facilities where spent coffee grounds are a by-product of the process. These spent coffee grounds are rich in carbohydrates, protein, lipids and bioactive molecules.
The BioArt Gallery presents promising feedstock and its related bioeconomy applications in everyday life with 60 stunning pictures. It offers an innovative approach of showcasing to the public some examples of bio-based products and applications currently available in the market through several examples: cosmetics, nutraceuticals, tissues, toys and sport, disposable tableware, cleaning products, gadgets, and much more.
The BioArt Gallery has been displayed to the public in severall incredible venues throughout Europe, and now BIOVOICES makes it available to you through an interactive digital platform!