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Public- private lab for research and innovation in the olive oil sector

The Public-private lab for research and innovation in the olive growing production chain-LINFA, aimed to develop a great number of actions, interventions and innovative services whose main objectives are a defensive action in the field of arboreal cultivations that aim at an increase of productive yields, and to raise the level of competitiveness of the entire supply chain, with particular attention on food safety, through sectorial activities related to the phases of manufacturing and processing, with great attention on the yields’ promotion and the recovery of bioactive metabolites for the development of functional ingredients to be proposed as ingredients with therapeutic properties or as cosmetics.

Finally, because of the consumer’s growing interest into the quality and healthiness of the finished product, the project finds  its results in the increase of safety’s level and consumers’ protection