AgriWasteValue; Kick-off event


By-products and residues from viticulture and arboriculture :

promising natural and local ingredients!


Wednesday, December 11, 2019, Domaine du Chant d’Eole, Quévy-le-Grand (Belgium)




End of registrations on Monday, December 9



10:00 am Welcome of participants
10:30 am Presentation of the project, Cédric Peyrot and Clémence Rotolo, AgroParisTech Innovation
10:50 am Structure and expectations of the cosmetics sectorCosmetic Valley
11:10 am Presentation of the screening work in extraction and some target molecules
11:10 am Discovery of new antiparasitic compounds from temperate tree barks, Pierre Darme, University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne
11:30 am Investigation of bioactive components from apple, grape and pear agricultural residues, Job Tchoumtchoua, Celabor
11:50 am Where to get this raw material locally? Cor Van Oers, Delphy and Pierre-Louis Bombeck, ValBiom asbl
12:10 pm Lunch and networking
1:30 pm From plants to cosmetic active ingredients: Goals & challenges of Eco-friendly & Sustainable Development, Valérie Andre-Frei BASF Beauty Creations
2:00 pm Presentation of the Chant d’Eole’s vineyard
2:20 pm Visit of the vineyard and demonstration for pruning and tasting (in French or English)
3:30 pm Meeting with project partners
4:30 pm End of the event


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The AgriWasteValue project aims to transform agricultural by-products and residues from the European North-West regions into bioactive compounds in order to use them in key industrial sectors such as the cosmetic and nutraceutical fields. It is part of the Interreg NWE, a European program promoting cooperation between European regions and the development of common solutions, in particular in the fields of research, innovation and technology transfer.



9 European partners



With the financial support of the European Regional Development Fund and Wallonia