In 2017, Safer ACC project is funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Programme (Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises) aimed at reducing industrial production cost, demonstrate Upganic performance, harmlessness and economic competitiveness with the valid demonstration actions and register.
Safer ACC Project
The Disruptive Product: Upganic
“Business Oportunity to bring market a healthy alternative for artifical ripening”
An Efficient non-toxic plant
Bionative Project, called “Safer ACC”, is intended to bring to the market an efficient non-toxic plant growth regulator for fruit & vegetables ripening: Upganic
Safer ACC project started thanks to a Spanish award obtained by Bionative (formerly Just Global S.L), together with the leading organic synthesis group at Zaragoza University: INNPACTO 2012. During this period the most optimal synthesis process to obtain ACC at industrial scale and improving the efficiency of ethylene release was developed.