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SCALIBUR: European consortium will promote the recycling of urban biowaste for a circular economy

Biowaste is commonly used for energy or composting, but SCALIBUR will demonstrate a range of innovative technologies to produce high value-added products, such as bioplastics and biopesticides.
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Zetadec promotes the circular economy in Europe with an organic waste project

Zetadec is part of an organic waste project called SCALIBUR, the proposal for this project is accepted by the European Commission. SCALIBUR will be executed between 2018 and 2022 by 21 partners from 9 European countries. The project will receive funding through Horizon 2020, the European Union's current research and innovation framework programme.
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Article about Zetadec published in "La Revue de l'alimentation animale"

"La Revue de l'alimentation animale" a leading French journal has published a short article about zetadec. The article discusses a current project by zetadec, together with a PhD student from the Wageningen University. The main focus of this project is linking grain sizes to animal performance. 
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New scientific publication on coarse grinding of feed materials

A new article is published in collaboration with the Animal Science group of Wageningen University and Research (WUR). In this article a comparison based on energy consumption and particle size reduction is made. Between, three different grinding methods (hammer mill, roller mill and a multicracker device). Three feed ingredients (maize, soybeans and wheat) are evaluated.
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Feeds and nutrition course lectured by Zetadec

On Monday 11th of June, 2018, Zetadec is going to give a module on Feed processing and manufacturing during the Feeds & Nutrition course organized by Schothorst Feed Research.
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New Intern joining the Zetadec team

Since February Zetadec has a new intern specializing on fertilizers.
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Zetadec has hired a new employee!

Since January 1st, Zetadec has hired a new employee!
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Zetadec: 10 years of feed optimisation (EN/FR)

Since its foundation in 2007, the Dutch company Zetadec has fine-tuned its expertise in feed manufacturing technologies. All About Feed talked to the people behind this company.
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Zetadec celebrates its 10 year birthday with mini symposium “From plant to pellet”.

The Dutch research company Zetadec celebrated its 10 year anniversary with a mini symposium entitled “From plant to pellet”. Zetadec was founded in 2007 by Menno Thomas and over the past 10 years has steadily grown into a world-wide acclaimed company in research and development in compound animal feed and fertilizer production.
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Creating efficient feed mill operations

Conference brings panel of experts together to discuss new insights in feed processing  Kemin Industries, a global nutritional ingredient company that uses science to touch 3.8 billion people every day with its products and services, recently hosted a conference on improving the efficiency, safety and profitability of feed mill operations. The event was led by a panel of six feed processing experts and attended by feed mill operators from more than 20 countries, representing the continents of Africa, America, Asia and Europe.  
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