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Members Directory


Biorenewables Development Centre (BDC)

The Biocentre, York Science Park York
Yorkshire YO10 5NY

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Service providers

Products & Services

At the Biorenewables Development Centre (BDC) we offer a broad variety of services in the fields of chemistry and biology to help businesses convert plants, microbes and biowastes into profitable green products. Take a look at our core areas of expertise below and do get in touch with any queries. In a nutshell, we can help at any point in the biorenewables supply chain, whether you are looking for a use for waste tomato leaves, new fuels for your biomass boilers, or a plant-based source of chemicals for fertilisers  or cosmetics.


The Biorenewables Development Centre (BDC) is a not-for-profit company, based at the University of York that helps businesses develop ways to convert plants, microbes and biowastes into profitable biorenewable products. Using cutting-edge science and technology, we bridge the gap between academia and industry to assist companies both in the development and scale up of new greener processes and products. Established through a collaboration between the world-renowned Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence and the Centre for Novel Agricultural Products, our expertise,services, open-access facilities and access to over 100 scientists across the fields of chemistry and biology puts the BDC in a strong position to help develop bio-based projects.

We offer a unique combination of expertise across the areas of pre-processing, process development, genetic analysis , plant science and microbiology. In addition, we have a dedicated business development team to help ensure that our projects always have your business needs at heart.