Nutreco N.V. (Public, AMS:NUO) (Euronext: NUO) is a global leader in animal nutrition and fish feed and has its headquarters in the Netherlands.
It has about 120 production facilities in 30 countries and sales in 80 countries. Quality, innovation and sustainability are guiding principles embedded in the Nutreco culture from research and raw material procurement to product solutions and services for agriculture and aquaculture. Nutreco has eight research centers relating to animals feed ingredients and food.
The company was founded in 1994 after a Cinven-backed management buyout of the feed and nutrition division of BP.Nutreco has been listed on Euronext Amsterdam since 1997 and is a constituent of the AMX index. Nutreco’s subsidiary Skretting is the world leader in salmon feed and has a leading position in fish feed for other species.
It has business units on five continents producing fish feed for aquaculture for more than 25 countries.
Improved biodiesel from fish and cooking oil Spain
Researchers from Granada (Spain) and Campina (Brazil) Universities succeeded in developing a new type of biodiesel that is more resistant to oxidation from mixing fish oil with cooking oil.