Since 1956 has been producing and selling organic and organo-mineral fertilizers, both solid and liquid, biostimulants and products with specific action. It has a full range of different product lines, for both conventional and organic farming. Its mission is to best meet the needs of today’s farming, which is becoming increasingly specialized and focused on environmental issues: to do so, it formulates innovative products of high quality and efficiency through the use of valuable natural feedstock.

The company’s research center, active since 1976, and technological innovation epitomize the company’s will to always improve; they allow ILSA to be one of the leading companies in the field of biotechnologies for plant nutrition and biostimulation. The company owns three production plants, two in Italy (Arzignano-Vicenza and Molfetta-Bari) and one in Brazil (Porto Alegre).

For more information, visit the website of Ilsa

Ca’ Foscari University

Ca’ Foscari University of Venice is recognized as one of the best universities in the country offering its students ample study programs in a broad range of areas. Ca’ Foscari University pursues the goal to achieve research excellence.

The Department of Molecular Sciences and Nanosystems (DSMN), involved in LIFE BIOPOL project, comes from the aggregation of two former Departments, i.e. the Industrial Chemistry and the Physical Chemistry Department, with the aim of integrating the expertise and the specificity of the various branches of the chemical sciences into a single structure.

Research and teaching at DSMN are focused on basic and applied chemistry, such as organic, inorganic, industrial, analytical, nanosciences and molecular biology. Fundamental and applied research are carried out with emphasis on sustainability and environmental safeguard and on new materials. The Department interacts with public and private institutions and companies, at the local, national and international level.

For more information, visit the website of the University


Dercosa founded in 1972, was created with the intention of generating value with the by-products of the meat and leather industry. It was originally intended to be a collagen processing plant for the cosmetic industry, but the already established know-how in leather production of its founding group tipped the scale towards making it a split suede manufacturer. Over 40 years later, DERCOSA is an established and significant bovine split suede specialist with respectable international clientele and a vast product range.

More information? Visit Dercosa


Inpelsa is a Spanish tannery dedicated to the tanning and dyeing for clothing sheep leathers, with the main items the Duble-Face, the Napa and Nubuck and in recent years has expanded its range product for the leather footwear. INPELSA was founded in January 1973, it competes in the first line of quality, in the leather market for clothing, and today is inserted into the main brands of footwear and leather industry, mainly using Spanish material.

For more information, visit the website of Inpelsa

Codyeco News

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Project updates

Ilsa start biomass characterizations (05/09/16)
Codyeco starts byopolymers synthese
LIFE BIOPOL is a project co-financed by European Union as part of the LIFE 2014-2020 program.
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