About the company
Startup or self-employed
40000 Mont-de-Marsan, France
Bastien Quinnez ; Maxime Baptistan ; Dr Christiane Azagoh
Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Responsible consumption and production
Protifly recycles organic byproducts with insect larvae that are used in aquaculture and green chemistry.
Uses the Black Soldier Fly to turn agroindustrial byproducts into high quality ingredients for animal feed manufacturers.Protifly uses an insect (Hermetia illucens) to valorize the organic agroindustrial byproducts.
Chitin is a long-chain polymer derivative of glucose. It is a high value molecule located in the skin of our larvae.
We currently work on implementing at industrial scale a process to extract and purify chitin. It will be put on the market in 2022.