I am delighted that Research England has awarded substantial resources to take our fundamental science through to real-world industrial and environmental applications. With a £5.8 million investment in our new Centre for Enzyme Innovation, we are now in a position to develop innovative recycling solutions for our most commonly polluting plastics.

Professor John McGeehan , Director of the University of Portsmouth’s Centre for Enzyme Innovation (CEI)

I am delighted that Research England has awarded substantial resources to take our fundamental science through to real-world industrial and environmental applications. With a £5.8 million investment in our new Centre for Enzyme Innovation, we are now in a position to develop innovative recycling solutions for our most commonly polluting plastics.

Professor John McGeehan , Director of the University of Portsmouth’s Centre for Enzyme Innovation (CEI)

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