This project is funded by the European Commission's
Horizon 2020 SME Instrument Phase 2 Programme

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the grant agreement no. 778065.

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Project Consortium

Advanced Substrate Technologies (AST)

AST was officially established in 2014 by Svend Hoff, who has been the leading concept developer for the "waste to resource to food" circular system since 2008. AST is dedicated to developing the "new substrate" concept since 2008 and has achieved proof of concept for this Phase 2 project from Horizon 2020 SME Instrument Phase 1. Their proprietary concept is filed for patent application.
The company is currently focusing on the MUBIC project to validate the AST plants via full-scale demonstration, and plan for commercial exploitation after the end of this Phase 2 project.

Panbo Systems bv

Panbo Systems bv is a company that specializes in the development and realization of turnkey projects for the the mushroom industry all over the world.
It builds composting facilities from Phase 1 to 3, mushroom farms, and has its own climate- units and computers for both the facilities and mushroom farms.
Panbo has a large sales and distribution network within the mushroom industry, and is thus an important partner for the MUBIC project regarding the commericalization of the new substrate and the tray system.