GlasPort Bio Updates

InterTrade Ireland Seedcorn Sustainability / Low Carbon Award

GlasPort Bio (www.glasportbio.com), has been hailed as a ‘game changer’ by judges, as it recently was awarded the inaugural InterTradeIreland Seedcorn Sustainability/Low Carbon award, along with a €20,000 bursary.

Irish Times Innovation Award

GlasPort Bio’s innovative technology, GasAbate, which tackles agricultural emissions at source, was awarded the prestigious Irish Times Innovation Award for Sustainability in March 2022

GasAbate EU funding

Galway-based GlasPort Bio has developed GasAbate which acts on the microorganisms that cause methane and other polluting gases when it is added periodically to stored slurry and manure. The biotechnology company has now been awarded €2.5m in European Union funding to complete the product’s development to the point of market launch.

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Quotation

The greatest problem solvers

We are, after all, the greatest problem solvers to have ever existed on Earth. If working apart, we are a force powerful enough to destabilize our planet. Surely working together, we are powerful enough to save it.

Veteran British broadcaster and documentary maker David Attenborough.

The GasAbate innovation is disruptive

The [GasAbate] innovation is disruptive and would be a game-changing technology. The impact for the environment is significant and it would put Europe worldwide on the leading edge

European Commission, EIC Review panel

2019 Climate Action Summit

The climate emergency is a race we are losing, but it is a race we can win.

António Guterres - Remarks at 2019 Climate Action Summit

The strongest lever

Cutting methane is the strongest lever we have to slow climate change over the next 25 years

Inger Andersen, Executive Director of the United Nations Environmental Programme