PPM is structured in two business fields:

Department of Oils & Fats

  • Development of new and optimisation of already existing technologies for the extraction, processing and modification of vegetable and animal fats and oils
  • on the basis of conventional oil plants and new breeds (including genetically modified organisms) as well as new raw material resources such as microalgae or insects
  • Development of new materials as well as material additives on the basis of renewable resources, in particular vegetable oils and fats, plant proteins and natural fibres

Department of Proteins

  • Development of technologies for the extraction and processing of proteins of renewable resources
  • Testing of protein samples for human and animal nutrition as well as technical applications