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THE USE OF C4 PERENNIALS (MISCANTHUS) AS BASIS MATERIAL FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF BUILDINGS - PHASE II

Objective

The following four approaches to MISCANTHUS will be studied:

BIOTECHNOLOGY

- Production of plant material and development of efficient multiplication techniques besides vegetative propagation

AGRICULTURE

- Extension and maintenance of testfields, cultivation of production fields

- Study of agricultural properties, environmental effects and development of economic agricultural methods and equipment

PRODUCTION

- Building of two pilot plants and one production plant

- Production of Miscanthus based building materials and development of new materials

PROMOTION AND COORDINATION

- Building of twenty modular housing units based on Miscanthus building materials

- Promotion of the total Miscanthus concept

- Coordinate the activities of the participants

Coordinator

EUROMISCANTHUS EESV
Address
Frederik Hendriklaan 34 A
2582 BC Den Haag
Netherlands

Participants (10)

AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS
Greece
Address
University Campus
54006 Athens
AGRO MISCANTHUS B.V.
Netherlands
Address
Hoofdstraat 1
9561 JA Ter Apel
AGRO MISCANTHUS B.V.
Netherlands
Address
Frederik Hendrik 34 A
2582 BC S Gravenhage
EUROPROGRASS N.V.
Belgium
Address
Rode Kruislaan 20
2390 Westmalle
Institut für Agroindustrielle Forschung eV
Germany
Address
Theodor-echtermeyer-weg
14979 Großbeeren
MEDITE LTD.
Ireland
Address

Clonmel
MONYAL S.A.
Greece
Address
Kifissias Street 36
15125 Amaroussio
PROGRASS LTD.
Ireland
Address
Chathamstreet
Dublin
SPERCHIOS LTD.
Greece
Address

Sperchiada
TEAGASC
Ireland
Address
Oak Parc Research Centre
Carlow