Plenitude project is developed with lead industrial partner ALCOGROUP. Olivier Van Rompaey highligted: ‘With our core business in sustainable biorefineries, Plenitude project offers a great opportunity to develop sustainable protein alongside a range of leading partners’
Alcogroup specialises in the global production, distribution and trading of a wide range of ethanol grades. Alcogroup has a worldwide turnover of above € 1 billion in 2019. The two main business units are Fuel Ethanol (Europe) & Industrial & Beverage Ethanol (Worldwide).
Alcogroup’s worldwide distribution and trading business sells more than 600,000 cbm of industrial and neutral ethanol per year. Through its network of global subsidiaries specialised in ethanol distribution, it supports customers all around the world with tailored distribution and value-added services for the blending, conditioning and delivery of all grades of ethanol in the industrial and beverage sectors. Alcogroup has various subsidiaries in Europe amongst which Alcodis in Brussels and Alcotra in Geneva as well as the USA (Houston), Brasil (Rio), Asia (Singapore) and Africa (Durban).
Alcogroup’s strategy is to continue its development in added value co-products that are fully integrated in the process of the biorefineries.