biova

Biova Project

Beer against waste

BIOVA Project is a circular economy project that transforms food waste into raw material, creating added value and sustainability.

Every year, 1.3 billion tonnes of food are wasted worldwide: 345 million tonnes of this at consumer level alone, while more than 200 million are lost during the distribution process.

Biova’s idea starts from the concept that food waste can become a valuable raw material within a double added value production project. In addition to recovering margins along the supply chain, Biova offers the market a “virtuous” end product that respects the environment and people, and whose value is directly reflected in the image of those who produce and distribute it.

Bread has the right to be one of the raw materials for a quality beer, produced according to rules and procedures that are suitable for distribution in traditional and large-scale distribution channels, as well as for HoReCa consumption. Bread can replace about 30% of the malt needed for the production of beer; 150 kg of unsold bread are enough for a “crush” of beer of about 2500 litres.

BIOVA is developed according to the “Gypsy brewing” model, i.e. there is no single brewery producing Biova in all its possible variants. The solution is that the brewmaster defines the recipe, which can be different depending on the type of bread used for the brew, and supports the production to the brewery most suited to the needs in terms of production capacity and location.

WEBSITE: www.biovaproject.com

PROJECT LEADER: Franco Dipietro, Emanuela Barbano

MAIN BENEFICIARIES: GDO, small bakery, responsible consumer

AREAS: Environment, Circular Economy, Food&Beverage

COUNTRY: Italy

STATUS: Active

Share:

Other Startup

Loghi schede startup (1)

Empethy

The new frontier of CSR to counter the stray phenomenon in Italy

Loghi Partner SIT (19)

Squiseat

Squiseat: 50% off price, 100% anti-waste service Squiseat is a platform that allows users to buy surplus food at 50% of its listed price via

Loghi Partner SIT (19)

Il Club dei giocattoli

The new way of sustainable play www.clubdeigiocattoli.com is an online platform for families with children from 0 to 12 years of age who fall into

Collabora al progetto