IBioIC members MiAlgae and Alterwaste were among the winners of the latest round of the Scottish EDGE Awards, held on 14th June 2018.

Each of the winners of Scottish EDGE Round 12 take home up to a six-figure share of the £1million prize pot and will receive an all-encompassing package of support from Scottish EDGE’s partner organisations to help them fast-track and grow their business.

MiAlgae Ltd won £100,000 for its novel approach to algae production to harvest high-value Omega 3 Oils from micro-algae grown on wastewater.

Alterwaste Ltd won £15,000 for its first product, a fully compostable material made from industrial eggshell waste with the potential to replace plastic and other non-sustainable materials in a range of industries, from cosmetics to construction. 

Full details of the Awards and the complete list of winners is available on the Scottish EDGE website.