BIOtechnology for the recovery of valuable peptides from industrial RICE by-products and production of added value ingredients for nutraceuticals, functional foods and cosmetics


Carminia Snc

  • Alma Mater Studiorum

    R&D consultancy company for the food industry
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Carminia is a consultancy company providing business solutions for the food ingredients industry ranging from scientific validation up to market deployment. Specifically, Carminia helps client companies producing plant proteins and other valuable natural compounds. Our support services cover strategic issues along the entire value chain from the lab to the shelf. For these activities, Carminia combines different expertise, internal and from its network of professionals, which encompasses scientific, technological and business aspects. Carminia operates in three segments: R&D and engineering set-up; business improvement and industrial processes; access to markets and PR.

The role of Carminia in the BIORICE project is contributing to the dissemination phase providing all the indications for the implementation of the pre-treatment protocol, the protocol validation, and the protocol adoption by rice starch producers. From the BIORICE project Carminia expects to enforce its current range of services, while facilitating European rice starch/protein producers adopting amelioration and valorisation techniques.


Project Coordinator: Prof. Annalisa Tassoni
Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna
Dept. of Biological Geological and Environmental Sciences
Telephone: +39 051 2091278

Project Management Team:
Alessandra Baccigotti
Cristina Brecciaroli

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