Bio-based Products from Brassica Carinata A. Braun Oil and Defatted Meal by a Second Generation Biorefinery Approach

L. Lazzeri, L. D'Avino, L. Ugolini, G.R. De Nicola, S. Cinti, L. Malaguti, M. Bagatta, G. Patalano & O. Leoni
The interest in a biorefinery approach as a sustainable production system alternative to some petroleum refineries does not have to be limited to bioenergy chains or to the use of undifferentiated biomasses or waste. In some particular industrial production systems, through a strong link to a high quality agricultural production chain, dedicated biomasses characterised by a high amount of specific compounds (oil, starch, protein, minor compounds as bioactive molecules) can be produced and used in...