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Rob Roe – Soy20/20 Says Oilseeds Are an Important and Growing Renewable Materials

In One on One by James Tost

Rob Roe, Director of Bioproduct Commercialization for Soy20/20 says oilseeds are an important and growing renewable material used in a broad range of industrial and consumer products.

Soy 20/20 brings government, academic and industry partners together to stimulate and seize new global bioscience opportunities for Canadian soybeans. It assists researchers, industry, producers and policy makers in focusing on key opportunities and working together to achieve them. It is located at the Agri-Technology Commercialization Centre (ATCC) in Guelph, Ontario.

Soy20/20 connects companies with funding to develop or expand their manufacturing capabilities. It helps companies with market analysis and the development of business plans, as a basis for developing or expanding opportunities.

Rob Roe was interviewed at the 2nd Annual BioProducts Cluster Workshop held in Toronto, Ontario on March 30-31, 2016. Theme of the event, hosted by Bioindustrial Innovation Canada (BIC), was “Cellulosic Biorefining – From the Farm to the Customer”.

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