15
APR
2015

The new ecological biotechnology

The new ecological biotechnology: closing the metabolic loops with productive green areas – Lecture by Daniel Lipschits at the Bioforum of the Institute of Biology, University of Campinas – São Paulo, Brazil Often terms as ‘industrial ecology’, the ‘ecology of...
12
APR
2015

Lecture by Daniel Lipschits – Forum on Hydrological Sustainability

Lecture by Daniel Lipschits, president of the Biosfera Foundation, entitled “Micromesh & Microorganisms for Decentralised Water Collection and Waste-Water Treatment” addressing the state-wide think tank on the São Paulo watercrisis during the ‘Hydrological...
15
MAR
2015

Forum on Hydrological Sustainability

The water crisis that has affected much of the Southeast region requires immediate action to prevent more serious consequences for society, the economy and the environment. The solutions must come from the dialogue between engineers, academics and the government, but the...
17
NOV
2014

Arquitetura Viva

Biosfera Workshop at the Federal Institute of Sao Paulo The workshop for architecture and urban design students focuses on Arquitetura Viva – AV – a system developed by Biosfera on both the theoretical and technological realms pertaining to innovation in design, theory...
05
JUN
2013

Bamboo Bio Based

Brazil is well positioned to attain a leading role worldwide in industrial bamboo. Within the context of a bio-based economy, the industrialization of bamboo in Brazil can establish a truly unique system, with important implications for innovations in bio-based, industrial...
05
JUN
2013

EcoPlanet Bamboo Chosen as Exclusive Plantation Partner, Solidifying Brazil’s Commitment to a BioBased Economy

Programa Biosfera represents a bilateral collaboration between Brazil and the Netherlands, and focuses on the industrialization of bamboo as a material that can assist Brazil in the shift towards such a biobased economy. The transition towards a sustainable biobased economy...