Press release: TWB opens its consortium on January 1st, 2015

7 July 2014

TWB opens its consortium to new partners, actors in the field of the industrial biotechnology, on January 1st, 2015.  Toulouse White Biotechnology (TWB), a pre-industrial demonstrator created in 2012 and administrated by INRA, is based on a consortium of 20 private companies, 5 investors, 2 tech transfer companies and 9 public partners. On January 1st,… Read more »

Industrial Biotechnology: TWB at 2014 WCIB

13 June 2014

Pierre Monsan presented TWB at the World Congress “BIO” (WCIB: World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology) that was held from May 12 to 15, 2014 in Philadelphia. This Congress is the world’s largest industrial biotechnology event for business leaders, investors, and policy makers in biofuels and biobased chemicals. P. Monsan conference aroused great interest of the… Read more »

TWB signed a strategic partnership contract of synthetic biology with TOTAL

28 April 2014

TWB signed a strategic contract of  collaboration with TOTAL for the production of molecules for the plastics chemistry from biosourced raw materials. “It is a great honor and a highly significant achievement for “Toulouse White Biotechnology” to have signed such an important contract with Total. We do hope to contribute efficiently to the involvement of… Read more »

Forum Search Industry of the 3BCAR Carnot Institute

10 December 2013

The 3BCAR Carnot Institute will organize its 2nd forum Search Industry on the theme of biomolecules on Monday, January 20, 2014, in Paris. This event will be dedicated to companies looking for R & D to develop the use of renewable resources in this area. TWB, member of the 3BCAR, will be presented by its… Read more »

New strategic partnership between Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant and TWB

6 June 2013

A new strategic partnership between Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant and Toulouse White Biotechnology offers a seamless integration of pre-industrial developments in Industrial Biotechnology, and their demonstration at industrial scale. Download the press release : Here

Thanaplast press conference – 12 april 2013

12 April 2013

Paris and Clermont-Ferrand (France), April 12 2013 – Carbios, a green chemistry company that specializes in innovative biological and industrial processes for recovering plastic waste and is developing competitive production processes for biosourced plastics and biopolymers, today announced the signature of a pivotal €7-million collaboration with the French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) at… Read more »

Upcoming TWB committee meetings

27 March 2013

Read on for the dates of the next TWB committee meetings : 13/09/2013 : Comité d’orientation stratégique 05/02/2014 : Comité d’éthique et de développement durable 06/02/2014 : Conseil scientifique 07/02/2014  : Assemblée générale et Comité d’orientation stratégique