About Us: Business Area
ecoduna AGThe ecoduna group consists of ecoduna AG (as the holding company and owner of the patents) and its affiliated 100% subsidiary, eparella GmbH. ecoduna AG is a bio-technology R&D company that has invented, brought to maturity and patented an outstanding photo-bioreactor set up for the production of microalgae at an industrial scale.
We are a global technology leader in microalgae biotech and we achieve the largest per hectare yield through our patented procedure that is sustainable, efficient, resource-friendly and due to full scale recycling free of waste streams. Our team includes technical engineers, biologists and process management experts. The photo-bioreactor facility was developed through joint R&D activities, and brought into industrial maturity at our large scale demonstration plant in Bruck an der Leitha, Austria.
eparella GmbHThe subsidiary eparella GmbH is currently building a production facility in Bruck with a photoactive volume of approx. 800,000 litres.
Continuous, year-round production is scheduled to start in 2018 at the eparella GmbH facility, where 27 employees will produce 100 tonnes of biomass annually; an expansion of capacity to three hectares is set to produce approx. 300 tonnes of additional biomass, and thus offer more than 50 employees qualified jobs.