PROBE, the Program for Bioenergy and the Environment, is an interdisciplinary research and outreach program to facilitate:

INVESTIGATION on the conversion of agricultural crops and residues and animal production, food, and bio-processing wastes to energy, fuels, and chemicals.

COLLABORATION of Ohio State University faculty and students to prepare proposals, develop processes for the production of biofuels and bio-based products, and provide educational and outreach opportunities.

DELIVERY of research results to academia, industry, government agencies, and the general public via workshops, seminars, and tours.

Workshop on commercializing biobased products

ADVANCED BIOBASED SYSTEMS WORKSHOP: Pipeline to Commercialization  
September 10, 2018
Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, Columbus, Ohio
Strategies for commercialization of biobased materials and processes are critical to growing the industry. Industry leaders, OSU researchers, and others will share their experiences and ideas.

Program and registration details, click here.

Online registration: click here.
Early-bird registration until August 27!


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    ADVANCED BIOBASED SYSTEMS WORKSHOP: Pipeline to Commercialization

    Aug 22, 2018

    Next month stakeholders from academia, commodity groups, and industry will come together to share knowledge and experiences in the development and commercialization of biobased materials.