Biorefinery Technology Scale-Up Centre

Contract Research and Testing

Grand Falls

The Biorefinery Technology Scale-up Center (BTSC), a component of the Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick, provides technical support to SME’s and supports training programs through student participation in research projects. THe BTSC specializes in conversion of biomass from agriculture, forestry, marine and municipal waste to value added products. The Center has expertise in microbial fermentation, enzymatic hydrolysis, bioseparation and chemistry processes generating a variety of end products, namely: biodiesel, biogas, ethanol and other extractives. The Center offers proof of process to industry via its mobile pilot scale units reducing technology and investment risks.