Weesp, The Netherlands – May 24, 2011 - FeyeCon opened its doors to members of the media today, giving them an all access pass to their R&D and laboratory facilities. The media tour, organized by Agentschaap NL, brought journalists together with companies recognized for their innovation and sustainability practices in product development and production. FeyeCon took the opportunity to explain CO2 technology and benefits of CO2 applications to journalists from China, Japan, Singapore, USA, Korea, India, Brasil, Germany and The Netherlands.
FeyeCon showcased their newly constructed biorefinery with emphasis on replacing fossil fuels with green alternatives (derived from algae), using natural colorants for food products, and antioxidants in cosmetics. Also highlighted was FeyeCon’s drying equipment for food applications and the use of encapsulation and taste masking in pharmaceuticals.
Left: Hayley Every with journalists discussing food drying techniques. Above: Raquel Ernemann explains products derived from algae.